Ceroplastes sinensis Del Guercio, 1900

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: 503

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.5494972

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FC0D62-C46F-FF93-A1F9-AEF3D975216E

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Ceroplastes sinensis Del Guercio, 1900
status

 

Ceroplastes sinensis Del Guercio, 1900  

Borg (1932) stated that this scale has been present in Malta since 1912, with records from Schinus molle   and the common fig from Ħamrun and Birkirkara. No Maltese specimens have been seen during the present work   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Ceroplastes