attenuatus Hooper, 1961
Reported median body size for this species (Length mm; width micrometers; weight micrograms) - Click:
Described originally from UK; reported from artichoke in Apulia, Italy, also
reported from other areas in Europe.
Transmission of Italian latent virus in artichoke in Apulia, Italy.
Ectoparasite on roots.
Virus particles of artichoke latent virus adhere to the odontostyle and are
transmitted during feeding (Taylor et al., 1976).
Host Plant Resistance, Non-hosts and Crop Rotation alternatives: