Marsipococcus, Cockerell & Bueker, Hodgson, 1994

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: 579

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.4434926

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03BA87E2-FF86-FFBC-FF4D-5A3BFA49FD76

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Marsipococcus
status

 

Key to species of Marsipococcus   based on adult female morphology

1 (0) Ventral multilocular disc pores present on either side of genital opening; body broadly oblong or slightly pointed at each end; marginal setae spinose, mostly straight; preopercular pores and ventral tubular ducts present......... marsupialis (Green)  

- Ventral multilocular disc pores absent; body ends tapering or rounded; marginal setae lanceolate, or spinose with curved apices; preopercular pores absent; ventral tubular ducts present or absent............................................... 2

2 (1) Marginal setae spear shaped (lanceolate); body oval, strongly tapering at both ends; ventral tubular ducts present.............................................................................. ulubendulensis Łagowska & Martin   *

- Marginal setae spinose with apices slightly curved; body pear shaped; ventral tubular ducts absent..................................................................................................... christopheri Joshi   sp. n.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae