Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Macrosiphum rubiarctici

Macrosiphum rubiarctici Heikinheimo, 1946

on Rubus


Apterae ± 3 mm; with reddish violet head and thorax, and brownish violet abdomen, with greenish brown spots at bases of siphunculi, and antennae and siphunculi black except at bases; at the flower stalks.

host plants

Rosaceae, narrowly monophagous

Rubus arcticus & subsp. stellatus, saxatilis.


Blackman & Eastop (2017), Heie (1994a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 27.i.2019