Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosiphum hartigi

Macrosiphum hartigi Hille Ris Lambers, 1947

on Silene


Apterae ± 4 mm, green, with a faint greyish wax bloom, antennae and legs yellowish brown, with apices of tibiae and tarsi brown, siphunculi green with black apices, cauda green. In the inflorescence.


Caryophyllaceae, monophagous

Silene vulgaris.


Blackman & Eastop (2018), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel & Meier (2007a).

Last modified 14.i.2018