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Tuberocephalus tsengi (Tao, 1963) STAT. REV. (Hemiptera: Aphididae), an East Asian Artemisia-feeding aphid species introduced to Britain

Department of Life Sciences, The Natural History Museum, London SW7 5BD
5 The Square Cottages, Burwash, Etchingham, East Sussex TN19 7EF.
5 The Square Cottages, Burwash, Etchingham, East Sussex TN19 7EF.
Department of Life Sciences, The Natural History Museum, London SW7 5BD
Hemiptera Aphididae aphids Tuberocephalus new synonymy


Tuberocephalus tsengi (Tao, 1963) STAT. REV., an aphid species described from China, is reported feeding on Artemisia vulgaris in southern England. This species is here redescribed and distinguished from T. sasakii (Matsumura, 1917), with which it has previously been synonymised.



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