bean aphid


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Noun1.bean aphid - blackish aphid that infests e.g. beans and sugar beetsbean aphid - blackish aphid that infests e.g. beans and sugar beets
aphid - any of various small plant-sucking insects
Aphis, genus Aphis - type genus of the Aphididae: injurious to fruit trees and vegetables
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The black bean aphid is the most damaging of broad bean pests, stunting growth and distorting pods, while aphids can also damage carrots, lettuce and potatoes.
Every year, in the first really hot spell, the black bean aphid starts its regular invasion of the broad bean plants.
It has been cut down in many places because it is a winter host to black bean aphid which attacks broad bean crops.