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Report of the turnip aphid, Lipaphis erysimi (Kaltenbach, 1843) from Missouri, USA
 
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Division of Plant Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
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Plant Protection Department, University of Baghdad, Abu Ghraib, Baghdad 31020, Iraq
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Mustafa A. Adhab
Division of Plant Sciences, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri 65211, USA
Submission date: 2015-03-16
Acceptance date: 2015-06-09
 
Journal of Plant Protection Research 2015;55(3):327–328
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The turnip aphid, Lipaphis erysimi (Kaltenbach, 1843), is one of the most destructive pests in the United States. It has been reported in 33 states, but had not been reported in the state of Missouri. In this study we report this species for the first time in Missouri.
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