Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosiphoniella dimidiata

Macrosiphoniella dimidiata Börner, 1942

on Artemisia


Apterae 2-3 mm, are brown or greenish, wax powdered, with black head, siphunculi and cauda, and mainly black (except at bases) antennae and legs; at the upper parts of the shoots.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia campestris & subsp. glutinosa, vulgaris.

Mainly A. campestris.


Aguirre-Segura, Pascual & Cueto (1993a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Heie (1995a), Heikinheimo (1997a), Stekolshchikov, Leshchinskaya, Buga & Voronova (2010a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 26.iv.2023