bean aphid


variants or less commonly bean aphis
: an aphid attacking bean plants
specifically : a dull black or dark green aphid (Aphis fabae or A. rumicis) that feeds in great numbers on succulent parts of many cultivated and native plants

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“Bean aphid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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