rose aphid

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rose aphid (plural rose aphids)

  1. Macrosiphum rosae, an aphid that infests rosebushes.
    • 2017, Whitney Cranshaw, Garden Insects of North America: The Ultimate Guide to Backyard Bugs:
      Rose aphids are typically pink or purplish, but green and yellowish forms also occur, and multiple color morphs may be present within a single colony.