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The taxonomic status of Aphis rostellum (Zhang, Chen, Zhong & Li, 1999) and description of the fundatrix and sexual morphs of Aphis umbrella (Börner, 1950) (Hemiptera: Aphidoidea)



Aphis rostellum (Zhang, Chen, Zhong & Li, 1999) is placed as a new subjective synonym of A. umbrella (Börner, 1950). Detailed descriptions are provided of the fundatrix, oviparous female and male of this species.



Hemiptera, Aphididae, Malvaceae, synonym

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