Identification file

Identification file

Aulacorthum solani (Kaltenbach, 1843)

2-3 mm

Apterous: abdomen glossy, green to yellowish green, piriform, with darker abdominal spot at cornicular insertion points (1)
Frons  U shaped (2)
Antennae longer than body, ringed at articulations (3)
Cornicles pale, straight, long, with dark flange at tip (4)
Cauda digitate (5)

Aulacorthum solani : fiche identification

Aulacorthum solani © Encyclop'Aphid


Alate: abdomen green with dark transverse stripes and a spot at corniclar insertions.
Frons  U  shaped   (2)
Antennae long and dark with processus terminalis long (5 times base of VI) (6)
Abdomen with transverse stripes (7) of variable breadth that may join up to form a patch with strongly shredded aspect
Cornicles pale, straight, long with dark flange at tip (4)
Cauda digitate (5) and weakly pigmented (9)
On wings veins are dark (8)

Species file

Modification date : 07 February 2023 | Publication date : 04 December 2013 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet