Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetosiphon chaetosiphon

Chaetosiphon chaetosiphon (Nevsky, 1928)

on Rosa


Apterae 2-3 mm, shining, light orange, pale green to middle green. Not attended by ants.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rosa canina.

On wild roses in mountainous regions of southern Europe.

Also found on Cotoneaster granatensis.


Aguirre-Segura & Pascual (1992a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Nieto Nafría (1976a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a).

Last modified 31.i.2019