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Brevicoryne brassicae
(cabbage aphid)



Brevicoryne brassicae (cabbage aphid)


  • Last modified
  • 03 January 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Pest
  • Vector of Plant Pest
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Brevicoryne brassicae
  • Preferred Common Name
  • cabbage aphid
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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Colony of B. brassicae on underside of cabbage leaf (x8).
TitleColony of cabbage aphid
CaptionColony of B. brassicae on underside of cabbage leaf (x8).
CopyrightPeter Scott
Colony of B. brassicae on underside of cabbage leaf (x8).
Colony of cabbage aphidColony of B. brassicae on underside of cabbage leaf (x8).Peter Scott


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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Brevicoryne brassicae (Linnaeus, 1758)

Preferred Common Name

  • cabbage aphid

Other Scientific Names

  • Aphis brassicae Linnaeus, 1758
  • Aphis floris-rapae Curtis, 1842
  • Aphis isatidis Boyer Fonscolombe, 1841
  • Aphis raphani Schrank, 1801
  • Brachycolus brassicae Linnaeus
  • Brachysiphoniella brassicae (Linnaeus)
  • Brevicoryne dusmeti Gomez-Menor, 1950 partim.
  • Hyadaphis brassicae
  • Siphocoryne brassicae Goot

International Common Names

  • English: grey cabbage aphid; mealy cabbage aphid
  • Spanish: afido de las crucíferas; pulgón ceroso; pulgón del repollo; pulgón del repollo (Arg); pulgón harinoso de las cruciferas (Mexico)
  • French: puceron blanc du chou; puceron cendre du chou
  • Portuguese: piolho da couve; pulgao da couve

Local Common Names

  • Denmark: kalbladlus; kallus
  • Finland: kaalikirva
  • Germany: mehlige kohl-blattlaus
  • Iran: schatte kalam
  • Israel: knimat hakruv
  • Italy: afide ceroso del cavolo; afide del cavolo
  • Netherlands: melige kolenbladluis; melige koolluis
  • Norway: kalbladlus
  • Sweden: kalbladlus
  • Turkey: lanana yaprak biti

EPPO code

  • BRVCBR (Brevicoryne brassicae)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Hemiptera
  •                         Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
  •                             Unknown: Aphidoidea
  •                                 Family: Aphididae
  •                                     Genus: Brevicoryne
  •                                         Species: Brevicoryne brassicae

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes


AfghanistanPresentIIE, 1992
AzerbaijanPresentSafarova, 2002
BangladeshPresentIIE, 1992
BhutanPresentIIE, 1992
ChinaPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-FujianPresentIIE, 1992
-GansuPresentIIE, 1992
-HebeiPresentIIE, 1992
-HeilongjiangPresentIIE, 1992
-HubeiPresentIIE, 1992
-JiangsuPresentIIE, 1992
-JilinPresentIIE, 1992
-LiaoningPresentIIE, 1992
-Nei MengguPresentIIE, 1992
-ShaanxiPresentIIE, 1992
-XinjiangPresentIIE, 1992
-YunnanPresentIIE, 1992
-ZhejiangPresentIIE, 1992
IndiaPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-Andhra PradeshPresentRao et al., 2003
-AssamPresentIIE, 1992
-BiharPresentIIE, 1992
-DelhiPresentIIE, 1992
-Himachal PradeshPresentIIE, 1992
-Indian PunjabPresentIIE, 1992
-Jammu and KashmirPresentIIE, 1992
-KarnatakaPresentIIE, 1992
-Madhya PradeshPresentPokhraj et al., 2005
-MaharashtraPresentIIE, 1992
-ManipurPresentIIE, 1992
-MeghalayaPresentIIE, 1992; Pankaj et al., 2016
-OdishaPresentIIE, 1992
-RajasthanPresentIIE, 1992
-SikkimPresentIIE, 1992
-Tamil NaduPresentIIE, 1992
-Uttar PradeshPresentIIE, 1992
-West BengalPresentIIE, 1992
IranPresentIIE, 1992
IraqPresentIIE, 1992
IsraelPresentIIE, 1992
JapanPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-HokkaidoPresentIIE, 1992
-HonshuPresentIIE, 1992
-KyushuPresentIIE, 1992
-ShikokuPresentIIE, 1992
JordanPresentIIE, 1992
KazakhstanPresentIIE, 1992
Korea, DPRPresentIIE, 1992
Korea, Republic ofPresentIIE, 1992
LebanonPresentIIE, 1992
MyanmarPresentIIE, 1992
NepalPresentBhat and Dhoj, 2005
OmanPresentIIE, 1992
PakistanPresentIIE, 1992
PhilippinesPresentIIE, 1992; Waterhouse, 1993
Saudi ArabiaPresentIIE, 1992
SyriaPresentIIE, 1992
TaiwanPresentIIE, 1992
ThailandPresentIIE, 1992; Waterhouse, 1993
TurkeyPresentIIE, 1992
VietnamPresentWaterhouse, 1993
YemenPresentIIE, 1992


AngolaPresentIIE, 1992
BotswanaPresentMunthali, 2009
BurundiPresentIIE, 1992
Congo Democratic RepublicPresentIIE, 1992
EgyptPresentIIE, 1992
EthiopiaPresentIIE, 1992
KenyaPresentIIE, 1992
LibyaPresentIIE, 1992
MadagascarPresentIIE, 1992
MalawiPresentIIE, 1992
MauritiusPresentIIE, 1992
MoroccoPresentIIE, 1992
MozambiquePresentIIE, 1992
NigeriaPresentIIE, 1992
RwandaPresentIIE, 1992
Saint HelenaPresentIIE, 1992
SomaliaPresentIIE, 1992
South AfricaPresentIIE, 1992
-Canary IslandsPresentIIE, 1992
SudanPresentIIE, 1992
TanzaniaPresentIIE, 1992
ZambiaPresentIIE, 1992
ZimbabwePresentIIE, 1992

North America

BermudaPresentIIE, 1992
CanadaPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-AlbertaPresentIIE, 1992
-British ColumbiaPresentIIE, 1992
-ManitobaPresentIIE, 1992
-New BrunswickPresentIIE, 1992
-Newfoundland and LabradorPresentIIE, 1992
-Northwest TerritoriesPresentIIE, 1992
-Nova ScotiaPresentIIE, 1992
-OntarioPresentIIE, 1992
-Prince Edward IslandPresentIIE, 1992
-QuebecPresentIIE, 1992
MexicoPresentIIE, 1992
USAPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-AlabamaPresentIIE, 1992
-AlaskaPresentIIE, 1992
-ArizonaPresentIIE, 1992
-CaliforniaPresentIIE, 1992
-ColoradoPresentIIE, 1992
-ConnecticutPresentIIE, 1992
-DelawarePresentIIE, 1992
-FloridaPresentIIE, 1992
-GeorgiaPresentIIE, 1992
-HawaiiPresentIIE, 1992
-IdahoPresentIIE, 1992
-IllinoisPresentIIE, 1992
-IndianaPresentIIE, 1992
-IowaPresentIIE, 1992
-KansasPresentIIE, 1992
-KentuckyPresentIIE, 1992
-LouisianaPresentIIE, 1992
-MainePresentIIE, 1992
-MarylandPresentIIE, 1992
-MassachusettsPresentIIE, 1992
-MichiganPresentIIE, 1992
-MinnesotaWidespreadIIE, 1992
-MississippiPresentIIE, 1992
-MissouriPresentIIE, 1992
-MontanaPresentIIE, 1992
-NebraskaPresentIIE, 1992
-NevadaPresentIIE, 1992
-New HampshirePresentIIE, 1992
-New JerseyPresentIIE, 1992
-New YorkPresentIIE, 1992
-North CarolinaPresentIIE, 1992
-North DakotaPresentIIE, 1992
-OhioPresentIIE, 1992
-OklahomaPresentIIE, 1992
-OregonPresentIIE, 1992
-PennsylvaniaPresentIIE, 1992
-South CarolinaPresentIIE, 1992
-South DakotaPresentIIE, 1992
-TennesseePresentIIE, 1992
-TexasPresentIIE, 1992
-UtahPresentIIE, 1992
-VirginiaPresentIIE, 1992
-WashingtonPresentIIE, 1992
-West VirginiaPresentIIE, 1992
-WisconsinPresentIIE, 1992
-WyomingPresentIIE, 1992

Central America and Caribbean

CubaPresentIIE, 1992
Dominican RepublicPresentIIE, 1992
El SalvadorPresentIIE, 1992
GuatemalaPresentIIE, 1992
Puerto RicoPresentIIE, 1992
Trinidad and TobagoPresentIIE, 1992
United States Virgin IslandsPresentIIE, 1992

South America

ArgentinaPresentIIE, 1992
BoliviaPresentIIE, 1992
BrazilPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-AcrePresentIIE, 1992
-CearaPresentIIE, 1992
-Minas GeraisPresentIIE, 1992
-ParaPresentIIE, 1992
-ParanaPresentIIE, 1992
-PernambucoPresentIIE, 1992
-Rio de JaneiroPresentIIE, 1992
-Rio Grande do SulPresentIIE, 1992
-Santa CatarinaPresentIIE, 1992
-Sao PauloPresentIIE, 1992
-SergipePresentIIE, 1992
ChilePresentIIE, 1992
ColombiaPresentIIE, 1992
EcuadorPresentIIE, 1992
PeruPresentIIE, 1992
UruguayPresentIIE, 1992
VenezuelaPresentIIE, 1992


AustriaPresentIIE, 1992
BelarusPresentIIE, 1992
BelgiumPresentIIE, 1992
BulgariaPresentIIE, 1992
CroatiaPresentCuljak et al., 2008
CyprusPresentIIE, 1992
Czech RepublicPresentSedivý and Vasák, 2002
Czechoslovakia (former)PresentIIE, 1992
DenmarkPresentIIE, 1992
FinlandPresentIIE, 1992
FrancePresentIIE, 1992
GermanyPresentIIE, 1992
GreecePresentIIE, 1992
HungaryPresentIIE, 1992
IcelandPresentIIE, 1992
IrelandPresentIIE, 1992
ItalyPresentIIE, 1992
LatviaPresentIIE, 1992
LithuaniaPresentDuchovskiene, 2005
MaltaPresentIIE, 1992
NetherlandsPresentIIE, 1992
NorwayPresentIIE, 1992
PolandPresentIIE, 1992
PortugalPresentIIE, 1992
-AzoresPresentIIE, 1992
-MadeiraPresentIIE, 1992
RomaniaPresentIIE, 1992
Russian FederationPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-Central RussiaPresentIIE, 1992
-Russia (Europe)PresentIIE, 1992
-Russian Far EastPresentIIE, 1992
SerbiaPresentMarcic et al., 2007
SpainPresentIIE, 1992
SwedenPresentIIE, 1992
SwitzerlandPresentIIE, 1992
UKPresentIIE, 1992
UkrainePresentIIE, 1992
Yugoslavia (former)PresentIIE, 1992
Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)PresentIIE, 1992


AustraliaPresentPresent based on regional distribution.
-New South WalesPresentIIE, 1992
-QueenslandPresentIIE, 1992
-South AustraliaPresentIIE, 1992
-TasmaniaPresentIIE, 1992
-VictoriaPresentIIE, 1992
-Western AustraliaPresentIIE, 1992
New CaledoniaPresentIIE, 1992
New ZealandPresentIIE, 1992
Northern Mariana IslandsPresentIIE, 1992

Growth Stages

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List of Symptoms/Signs

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SignLife StagesType
Fruit / external feeding
Growing point / external feeding
Inflorescence / external feeding
Leaves / honeydew or sooty mould
Leaves / honeydew or sooty mould
Seeds / external feeding
Whole plant / dwarfing
Whole plant / wilt

Natural enemies

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Natural enemyTypeLife stagesSpecificityReferencesBiological control inBiological control on
Adalia bipunctata Predator
Adalia tetraspilota Predator
Alloxysta victrix Hyperparasite
Anthocoris pilosus Predator
Aphelinus Parasite
Aphelinus asychis Parasite
Aphidius cingulatus Parasite
Aphidius colemani Parasite Adults/Nymphs
Aphidius picipes Parasite Nymphs
Aphidoletes aphidimyza Predator Adults/Nymphs
Aphidoletes urticariae Predator Adults/Nymphs
Asaphes lucens Hyperparasite
Asaphes suspensus Parasite
Asaphes vulgaris Hyperparasite
Bacillus thuringiensis kurstaki Pathogen
Bacillus thuringiensis thuringiensis Pathogen
Betasyrphus serarius Predator
Carabidae Predator Nymphs
Cheilomenes sexmaculata Predator
Chrysopa edwardsi Predator
Chrysopa pallens Predator
Chrysoperla carnea Predator Adults/Nymphs Moldova
Chrysoperla harrisii Predator
Chrysoperla zastrowi Predator
Coccinella septempunctata Predator Adults/Nymphs Australia; Pakistan Brassica
Coccinella transversalis Predator
Conidiobolus obscurus Pathogen Adults/Nymphs Yugoslavia cabbages
Cycloneda limbifer Predator
Cycloneda sanguinea Predator
Dasysyrphus eggeri Predator
Dendrocerus carpenteri Hyperparasite
Diaeretiella rapae Parasite Adults/Nymphs Honduras; India; Jammu and Kashmir; Morocco; Poland Brassica; Brassica oleracea; Brassica oleracea acephala; cabbages; Sinapis arvenis
Episyrphus alternans Predator Adults/Nymphs Punjab mustard
Episyrphus balteatus Predator Adults/Nymphs India; Poland Brassica oleracea; cabbages; Indian mustard
Episyrphus viridaureus Predator
Erynia neoaphidis Pathogen Yugoslavia cabbages
Erynia nouryi Pathogen Yugoslavia cabbages
Eupeodes confrater Predator India; Punjab mustard
Eupeodes corollae Predator Adults/Nymphs India; Poland Brassica oleracea; cabbages; Indian mustard
Eupeodes flaviceps Predator
Eupeodes latilunulatus Predator India; Punjab mustard
Harmonia axyridis Predator
Harmonia eucharis Predator
Harmonia obscurosignata Predator
Hippodamia convergens Predator
Hippodamia variegata Predator
Ischiodon aegyptius Predator
Ischiodon scutellaris Predator India; India; Punjab Indian mustard; radishes
Lecanicillium lecanii Pathogen Adults/Nymphs Yugoslavia cabbages
Lecanicillium longisporum Pathogen Pankaj et al., 2016
Melanostoma fasciatum Predator
Melanostoma orientale Predator India Brassica oleracea; Indian mustard
Neozygites fresenii Pathogen Adults/Nymphs
Nusalala uruguaya Predator
Pachyneuron aphidis Parasite
Pachyneuron minutissimum Hyperparasite
Pachyneuron villosa Hyperparasite
Pandora neoaphidis Pathogen Adults/Nymphs
Paragus compeditus Predator
Podisus maculiventris Predator
Praon volucre Parasite Adults/Nymphs
Scaeva latimaculata Predator India; Punjab mustard
Scaeva pyrastri Predator Poland cabbages
Scymnus interruptus Predator
Sphaerophoria indiana Predator India; Punjab mustard
Sphaerophoria rueppellii Predator
Sphaerophoria scripta Predator Adults/Nymphs India; Poland cabbages; Indian mustard
Steinernema feltiae Parasite
Syrphophagus aphidivorus Parasite
Syrphus ribesii Predator Poland cabbages


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