Insects Feeding on Blackberries,
Raspberries, and Dewberries
(Rubus spp.)


Insect Species
Scientific Name &
Common Name (if any)
Insect Family
Agrilus aurichalceus
(Bronze Cane Borer)
Buprestidae
(Metallic Wood-Boring Beetles)
Agrilus ruficollis
(Red-Necked Cane Borer)
Buprestidae
(Metallic Wood-Boring Beetles)
Byturus unicolor
(Eastern Raspberry Fruitworm)
Byturidae
(Fruitworm Beetles)
Oberea affinisCerambycidae
(Long-Horned Beetles)
Oberea perspicillata
(syn. Oberea bimaculata)
(Raspberry Cane Borer)
Cerambycidae
(Long-Horned Beetles)
Eusattodera thoracicaChrysomelidae
(Leaf Beetles)
Neochlamisus eubatiChrysomelidae
(Leaf Beetles)
Neochlamisus gibbosus
(Warty Leaf Beetle)
Chrysomelidae
(Leaf Beetles)
Paria fragariae
(Strawberry Rootworm)
Chrysomelidae
(Leaf Beetles)
Amphorophora rubi
(Rubus Aphid)
Aphididae
(Aphids)
Amphorophora sensoriataAphididae
(Aphids)
Aphis rubicola
(Small Raspberry Aphid)
Aphididae
(Aphids)
Aphis rubifolii
(Raspberry Aphid)
Aphididae
(Aphids)
Eratoneura coxiCicadellidae
(Leafhoppers)
Eratoneura spiniferaCicadellidae
(Leafhoppers)
Erythroneura comes*
(Grape Leafhopper)
Cicadellidae
(Leafhoppers)
Erythroneura octonotata
(Eight-Spotted Leafhopper)
Cicadellidae
(Leafhoppers)
Graphocephala coccinea*
(Red-Banded Leafhopper)
Cicadellidae
(Leafhoppers)
Typhlocyba rosae
(Rose Leafhopper)
Cicadellidae
(Leafhoppers)
Ceresa bubalus*
(Buffalo Treehopper)
Membracidae
(Leafhoppers)
Trioza tripunctata
(Blackberry Psyllid)
Triozidae
(Jumping Plant Lice)
Dicyphus famelicus
(Blackberry Bug)
Miridae
(Plant Bugs)
Cosmopepla lintneriana*
(Twice-Stabbed Stink Bug)
Pentatomidae
(Stink Bugs)
Hartigia trimaculata
(Rose Shoot Sawfly)
Cephidae
(Stem Sawflies)
Onycholyda luteicornisPamphiliidae
(Web-Spinning Sawflies)
Metallus rohweri
(syn. Metallus rubi)
(Blackberry Leafminer)
Tenthredinidae
(Common Sawflies)
Monophadnoides geniculatus
(Raspberry Sawfly)
Tenthredinidae
(Common Sawflies)
Pegomya rubivora
(Raspberry Cane Maggot)
Anthomyiidae
(Anthomyiid Flies)
Frankliniella tritici*
(Eastern Flower Thrips)
Thripidae
(Thrips)

*polyphagous

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