green peach aphid

noun
an aphid, Myzus persicae, that is a pest of many fruit trees, ornamentals, and vegetables and a vector of certain viral plant diseases.
Also called spinach aphid, tobacco aphid.


Origin:
1920–25

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green peach aphid

noun
yellowish green aphid that is especially destructive to peaches 
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Example sentences
Another species, the green peach aphid, also attacks delphinium.
The bean aphid and green peach aphid sometimes infest rhubarb.
The green peach aphid sometimes infests sweet potatoes.
All hosts of the green peach aphid are regulated, including peach and apricot
  trees.
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