Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Chaetosiphon fragaefolii

Chaetosiphon fragaefolii (Cockerell, 1901)

strawberry aphid

on Fragaria

Chaetosiphon fragaefolii: aptera on Fragaria spec.

Fragaria spec., UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints


Apterae 1-2 mm, translucent yellowish white to pale greenish yellow. Body with short, capitate setae.


Rosaceae, ± monophagous

Fragaria vesca.

Mainly on cultivated strawberries. Sometimes on Argentea anserina. A reference to Rosa by Nieto Nafría ao probably is exceptional.


Pentatrichopus fragaefolii.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a)Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Nieto Nafría (1976a), Nieto Nafría, Carnero Hernández & Mier Durante (1977a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Petrović (1998a), Pita & Ilharco (1997a).

Last modified 27.xii.2018