Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Opsius stactogalus

Opsius stactogalus Fieber, 1866

on Myricaria, Tamarix


Larvae and adults free on the leaves.

host plants

Tamaricaceae, oligophagous

Myricaria germanica; Tamarix africana, gallica.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).


Baugnée (2003c), Baugnée & Chérot (2004a), Endrestøl (2013a), Kunz, Holzinger & Nickel (2017a), Mazzoni (2005a), Moosbrugger (1946a), Mühlethaler, Holzinger, Nickel & Wachmann (2018a), d’Urso & Guglielmino (1995a), d’Urso & Mifsud (2012a).

Last modified 3.iv.2022