Aphid Species File

Checklist dataset published by Species File Group

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Aphid Species File


This file contains taxon names and related nomenclatural information for the infraorder Aphidomorpha, including aphids and their relatives, originating from Aphid Species File maintained by the Species File Group (http://software.speciesfile.org) at the University of Illinois, Illinois Natural History Survey.

Temporal coverages

Formation period: all

Living time period: all

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Administrative contact
Species File Group United States
Metadata author
Species File Group United States
Colin Favret
Aphid Species File Custodian
AphidNet, LLC United States


Published by

Species File Group

Publication Date

Nov 2, 2013

Registration Date

May 12, 2011

Served by

Species File Group IPT

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Geographic Coverage

World coverage

Taxonomic Coverage

Aphidomorpha include the extant families Aphididae, Phylloxeridae, and Adelgidae (aphids, phylloxerids, and adelgids), as well as a number of extinct families. They are a insects within the order Hemiptera and the suborder Sternorrhyncha.

Aphidomorpha (Aphids)


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