woolly apple aphid

noun

Definition of woolly apple aphid

: a cosmopolitan dull reddish woolly aphid (Eriosoma lanigerum) that is primarily a bark feeder attacking both aerial parts and roots of apple and other trees

called also American blight

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“Woolly apple aphid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/woolly%20apple%20aphid. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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