Marsipococcus Cockerell & Bueker, 1930

Joshi, Sunil, 2020, A new species of Marsipococcus Cockerell & Bueker (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha Coccidae) infesting Piper nigrum L. in India, Zootaxa 4820 (3), pp. 572-580: 573

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4820.3.10

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:86239259-32AE-45A6-A9FF-E0490A174DA4

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4434924

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BA87E2-FF80-FFBA-FF4D-5913FD86FC23

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Plazi

scientific name

Marsipococcus Cockerell & Bueker, 1930
status

 

Marsipococcus Cockerell & Bueker, 1930  

Type species: Lecanium marsupiale Green  

Generic diagnosis Łagowska et al. (2017) provided the following generic diagnosis of Marsipococcus   : (i) dorsal derm with radial lines extending mesad from the margin; (ii) a group of ventral tubular ducts present on either side of the genital opening; (iii) each stigmatic cleft with 2 stigmatic spines, 1 on the anterior margin and the other on the posterior margin; (iv) preopercular pores present or absent; (v) each anal plate without a subdiscal seta; (vi) multilocular disc pores, when present, each with 5 or 6 loculi; (vii) anal cleft with sclerotization around its anterior margin; (viii) marginal setae strongly spinose and pointed, subequal to or longer than stigmatic setae; and (ix) tibia and tarsus fused, without segmentation.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae