The Plant–Aphid Universe

  • David Iluz
Part of the Cellular Origin, Life in Extreme Habitats and Astrobiology book series (COLE, volume 16)


Aphids belong to the suborder Sternorrhyncha, which contains the aphids, whiteflies, psyllids, and scale insects, groups which are included in the order Hemiptera (Table 1). Sternorrhyncha refers to the rearward position of the mouthparts relative to the head.


Aphid Species Scale Insect Acyrthosiphon Pisum Cotton Aphid Cabbage Aphid 
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  • David Iluz
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  1. 1.The Mina & Everard Goodman Faculty of Life Sciences, Department of Israel Studies and Archaeology and Department of Geography and EnvironmentBar-Ilan UniversityRamat-GanIsrael

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