Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosiphoniella leucanthemi

Macrosiphoniella leucanthemi (Ferrari, 1872)

on Leucanthemum


Apterae 2-3 mm, yellowish green, with a darker green or reddish brown band between the siphunculi; appendages with contrasting pale and dark sections. At the undersides of the leaves.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Leucanthemum vulgare.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2023).


Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2023), Stoetzel & Miller (1999a).

Last modified 1.v.2023