Brueelia beroica Touleshkov

Bush, Sarah E., 2017, Morphological revision of the hyperdiverse Brueelia - complex (Insecta: Phthiraptera: Ischnocera: Philopteridae) with new taxa, checklists and generic key, Zootaxa 4313 (1), pp. 1-443: 323-324

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4313.1.1

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scientific name

Brueelia beroica Touleshkov
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Brueelia beroica Touleshkov  ” and “ Picicola berojica Touleshkov 

Host: Picus viridis Linnaeus, 1758  —green woodpecker. 

Remarks. “ Brueelia beroica  ” was first mentioned by Touleshkov (1962) and again as “ Picicola berojica  ” by Touleshkov (1964). Ilieva (2009) noted that this species has never been described and that it is a nomen nudum. The lice that Touleshkov (1962, 1964) intended, but failed to describe, may be common on hosts in Bulgaria, considering that Touleshkov (1962, 1964) reported a total of 61 speciemsn from several localities.