Identification file

Identification file

Hyalopterus pruni (Geoffroy, 1762)

1.5-2.6 mm

Apterous: elongate, pale green, covered with a floury pruinosity
The identification criteria are identical to those concerning the alate form

Hyalopterus pruni : fiche d'identification

Hyalopterus pruni © Encyclop'Aphid

Alate: abdomen elongate, pale, devoid of dorsal pigmentation
Antennae short (half length of body) (1), with rhinaria (2) on III (18-40), IV (4-9) and V (0-3)
Cornicles very short, slightly swollen and pale to weakly pigmented (3)
Cauda digitate, strongly elongate (2 times length of cornicles) (4)

Species file

Modification date: 07 February 2023 | Publication date: 26 May 2015 | By: Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet