Martynov V.V., Nikulina T.V. 2020. [Appendiseta robiniae (Gillette, 1907) (Hemiptera: Drepanosiphidae) — a new invasive species of aphids in Donbass] // Euroasian Entomological Journal. Vol.19. No.1: 33–35 [in Russian, with English summary].

Public institution “Donetsk botanical garden”, Ilyicha Prosp. 110, Donetsk 83059. E-mail:,

doi: 10.15298/euroasentj.19.1.04

ABSTRACT. Appendiseta robiniae (Gillette, 1907) (Aphidoidea: Drepanosiphidae) is newly recorded from Donbass Region as an invasive species of aphids collected in October 2018 from the Black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia L.) in green spaces of Donetsk. Data on the current distribution, biology and harmfulness of A. robiniae under the conditions of the secondary area are given.

KEY WORDS: Appendiseta robiniae, Robinia pseudoacacia, Donbass, aphid, first record, invasive species.

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