Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosiphoniella subaequalis

Macrosiphoniella subaequalis Börner, 1942

on Artemisia


Apterae 2-3 mm, light brown to pinkish, dusted with greyish-white wax. Antennae, siphunculi and cauda dark; also the legs are dark except the base of the femora and middle section of the tibiae. On the tips of young shoots.

host plants

Asteraceae, monophagous

Artemisia campestris & subsp. variabilis, rupestris.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Jörgl & Lampel (1988a), Lampel & Meier (2007a), Müller (1986a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 27.i.2019