Brachyunguis tamaricis (Lichtenstein, 1885)

on Tamarix


Apterae 1-2 mm, velvety grey-green. Colonies on twigs are inconspicuous, resembling small leaves or leaf-scales of the host plant. They may be attended by ants.

host plants

Tamaricaceae, monophagous

Tamarix africana, canariensis, gallica, tetrandra.


Barbagallo, Binazzi, Pennacchio & Pollini (2011a), Barbagallo & Massimino Cocuzza (2014a), Barbagallo & Pollini (2014a), Blackman & Eastop (2018), Franquinho Aguiar, Ilharco, Khadem & Moreira (2013a), Mifsud, Pérez Hidalgo & Barbagallo (2009a), Nieto Nafría, Carnero Hernández & Mier Durante (1977a), Nieto Nafria & Mler Durante (1983a), Nieto Nafría, Mier Durante, García Prieto & Pérez Hidalgo (2005a), Papapanagiotou, Nathanailidou, Taylor ao (2012a), Pérez Hidalgo, Martínez Peláez & Nieto Nafría (2001a), Pita & Ilharco (1997a), Ripka, Reider & Szalay-Marzsó (1998a), Seco & Mier (1986a), Seco Fernández, Mier Durante, Blaso Zumeta & Nieto Nafrîa (1998a), Suay Cano & González Funes (1998a), Wojciechowski, Depa, Halgoš ao (2016a).

mod 31.i.2019