genus Aphis


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Noun1.genus Aphis - type genus of the Aphididae: injurious to fruit trees and vegetablesgenus Aphis - type genus of the Aphididae: injurious to fruit trees and vegetables
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Aphididae, family Aphididae - small soft-bodied plant lice
Aphis pomi, apple aphid, green apple aphid - bright green aphid; feeds on and causes curling of apple leaves
Aphis fabae, bean aphid, blackfly - blackish aphid that infests e.g. beans and sugar beets
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Aphid genus-richness that is the number of species per genus was dominated by genus Aphis that had 6 representative species which as a whole infested 24 host plant species (List.
Sequences generated in the present study along with other widely distributed major aphid vectors of genus Aphis which are morphologically similar differing significantly with only few morphological characters, viz.
Phylogeny of the genus Aphis Linnaeus, 1758 (Homoptera: Aphididae) inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences.