green peach aphid

green peach aphid
an aphid, Myzus persicae, that is a pest of many fruit trees, ornamentals, and vegetables and a vector of certain viral plant diseases. Also called spinach aphid, tobacco aphid.

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  • green peach aphid — noun yellowish green aphid that is especially destructive to peaches • Hypernyms: ↑greenfly * * * noun : a yellowish green aphid (Myzus persicae) native to Europe but now nearly cosmopolitan in distribution that feeds on numerous cultivated… …   Useful english dictionary

  • green peach aphid — noun Date: 1922 a nearly cosmopolitan yellowish green aphid (Myzus persicae) that is frequently a vector of plant virus diseases …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • peach aphid — noun : an aphid destructive to the peach see black peach aphid, green peach aphid …   Useful english dictionary

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  • green aphis — noun New Zealand : green peach aphid …   Useful english dictionary

  • spinach aphid. — See green peach aphid. * * * …   Universalium

  • tobacco aphid. — See green peach aphid. * * * …   Universalium

  • spinach aphid — noun chiefly Britain : green peach aphid …   Useful english dictionary

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