Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosiphum rosae

Macrosiphum rosae (Linnaeus, 1758)

rose aphid

on Rosa, primary host plant

Macrosiphum rosae: aptera on Rosa spec.

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

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

Rosa spec., Hungary, Budapest, park, 30.ix.2019 © László Érsek

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

colony on a flower bud

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

aptera

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

green form

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

red form

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

rostrum

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

colony with alatae

Macrospiphum rosae on Rosa spec.

alata

parasite

Aterae 2-4 mm, on young growth. Part of the populations remains permanently on the primary host.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rosa alba, canina, x damascena, glauca, multiflora, pendulina, pouzinii, rugosa, stylosa, tomentosa.


on Caprifoliaceae etc. facultative secondary host plants

Macrosiphum rosae: apterae on Dipsacus fullonum

Dipsacus fullonum, UK © Bob Dransfield & Bob Brightwell, InfluentialPoints

host plants

Caprifoliaceae (Aquifoliaceae, Onagraceae, Rosaceae, etc.)

Centranthus calcitrapae, ruber; Cephalaria gigantea; Chamerion angustifolium; Convolvulus arvensis; Dipsacus fullonum, laciniatus; Dorycnium pentaphyllum subsp. herbaceum; Fontanesia fortunei; Gleditsia triacanthos; Ilex aquifolium; Knautia arvensis, drymeia subsp. intermedia, longifolia; Rubus ulmifolius; Scabiosa columbaria, ochroleuca, turolensis; Sixalix atropurpurea; Succisa; Symphoricarpos albus, orbiculatus; Pyrus; Valeriana officinalis; Vitex agnus-castus.

references

Aguirre-Segura, Pascual & Cueto (1993a), Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a). Barjadze, Japoshvili, Karaca & Özdemir (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Buga & Stekolshchikov (2012a), Demirözer & Karaca (2011a), Dransfield & Brightwell (2015a), González Funes & Michelena Saval (1988b), Heie (1994a), Hellrigl (2004a), Lampel (1988a) Lampel & Meier (2007a), Mier Durante & Nieto Nafría (1983a), Mier Durante, Seco Fernández & Nieto Nafría (1989a) Mifsud, Mangion, Azzopardi ao (2011a), Müller (1986a), Müller & Horatschek (1980a), Nieto Nafría (1976a), Nieto Nafría, Carnero Hernández & Mier Durante (1977a), Nieto Nafría & Mier Durante (1982a, 1983a), Nieto Nafría, Muñoz Martínez & Mier Durante (1987a), Osiadacz & Wojciechowski (2008a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Petrović (1998a), Rakauskas & Trukšinaitė (2011a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Seco & Mier (1986a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998b), Szelegiewicz (1982b), Tambs-Lyche (1968a), Weis (1955a), Wilkaniec & Piekarska-Boniecka (2008a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

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