Ferrisia kondoi Kaydan and Gullan

Kondo, Takumasa & Muñoz, Jazmín Adriana, 2016, Scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) associated with avocado crop, Persea americana Mill. (Lauraceae) in Valle del Cauca and neighboring departments of Colombia, Insecta Mundi 2016 (465), pp. 1-24: 12

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4645809

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:D87176BB-292D-4A7C-B106-EEC015A66561

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4645947

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3414244A-6D02-ED0D-FF13-CD441330FE23

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Ferrisia kondoi Kaydan and Gullan
status

 

Ferrisia kondoi Kaydan and Gullan  

Material studied. Colombia. Valle del Cauca: Cali: Portada al mar, 03°27 ′ 16.1 ″ N, 76°33 ′ 06.5 ″ W, 1068 m, 31.xii.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex Leaf of avocado cv. ‘Papelillo’ (‘Lorena’), 2 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP).

Distribution. The species occurs in Colombia, Brazil, Costa Rica, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico and Peru ( Kaydan and Gullan 2012).

Remarks. This polyphagous mealybug was recently described by Kaydan and Gullan (2012). Ferrisia kondoi   is usually found on the leaves of its host.

UVCO

Universidad de Valle