Skip to content

pea aphids

pea aphids

Pea aphids (Acrythosiphon pisum) and an aphid-borne pathogen, pea enation mosaic virus (PEMV), have long worried farmers in the Palouse region of of eastern Washington and northern Idaho, with crop yield loss ranging from 30–40 percent and major outbreaks of pea aphids reported every 6–9 years. (Photo courtesy of Saumik Basu, Ph.D.)

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Subscribe to Entomology Today via Email

Enter your email address to receive an alert whenever a new post is published here at Entomology Today.