Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Maculolachnus submacula

Maculolachnus submacula (Walker, 1848)

rose root aphid

on Rosa

Maculolachnus submacula on Rosa spec.

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


Aphids mostly at the base of the stem or at superficial roots, less often on woody branches. Intensively attended by ants.

host plants

Rosaceae, monophagous

Rosa canina, multiflora, pendulina, pouzinii.

According to Börner & Franz (1956a) also temporarily on the roots of herbs like Geranium molle, robertianum; Lycopersicon esculentum; Solanum tuberosum.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Blackman & Eastop (2017), Börner & Franz (1956a), Franquinho Aguiar & Albano Ilharco (1997a), Heie (1995a), Influential Points (2017), Lampel & Burgener (1966a), Lampel & Meier (2003a), Nieto Nafría (1976a), Petrović (1998a), Sanchís, Binazzi & Michelena (1996a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998c), Tambs-Lyche & Heie (1984a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

Last modified 29.i.2019