Large Raspberry Aphid (Amphorophora agathonica)
December 31, 2012
Large raspberry aphid, Amphorophora agathonica, is an important pest in red and black raspberries in the Pacific Northwest. It transmits plant viruses that cause decreased cane vigor and fruit quality, making it a significant pest for growers. This publication includes aphid identification, biology, monitoring techniques and control methods.
Authors: Danielle Lightle, Jana Lee