Acanthococcus ericae (Signoret, 1875),

Mifsud, David, Mazzeo, Gaetana, Russo, Agatino & Watson, Gillian W., 2014, The scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) of the Maltese Archipelago, Zootaxa 3866 (4), pp. 499-525: 513

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3866.4.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:362D4DC7-7505-42C1-B438-9B195B48125C

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5494878

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FC0D62-C465-FF99-A1F9-A8ACDE9E230E

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Acanthococcus ericae (Signoret, 1875)
status

 

Acanthococcus ericae (Signoret, 1875) 

Recorded by Borg (1932) as occurring “here and there on Erica multiflora  at Buskett, Wardija and Wied Incita”. Malta was also included in the distribution range of this species by Hoy (1963) and Kozár et al. (2013). No Maltese specimens have been seen during the present work.