Brachyunguis harmalae Das, 1918

polyphagous

parasite

Apterae 1-2 mm, mid- to deep green anteriorly, more yellowish on posterior abdomen, thickly dusted with wax powder, and with two longitudinal rows of submarginal dark green spots. Often ant-attended.

host plants

Calligonum; Calotropis; Carpobrotus edulis; Centaurium tenuiflorum; Citrus paradisi; Emex spinosa; Gypsophila struthium subsp. hispanica; Peganum harmala.

distribution within Europe

Southern Europe.

references

Blackman & Eastop (2018), Mier Durante, Seco Fernández & Nieto Nafría (1989a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Seco Fernández, Mier Durante, Blaso Zumeta & Nieto Nafrîa (1998a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998a).

mod 31.i.2019