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  • Image: Aphid 1
    Credit: Department of Entomology, University of Minnesota
  • Image: Aphid 2

    Credit: Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org

  • Image: Aphid 3

    Credit: Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org

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green arrowCabbage/Green Peach/Turnip Aphid
Brevicoryne brassicae, Myzus persicae, Lipaphis erysimi

  • Leaves become yellow and curled
  • Plants are stunted and head may be deformed
  • 1/16 to 1/8 inch long, softbodied and pear-shaped
  • Aphids are present throughout the growing season
  • More information on Aphids...

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