Ferrisia williamsi 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

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

publication LSID

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

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4645951

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/3414244A-6D02-ED0D-FF13-CE44157EFBC3

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Ferrisia williamsi Kaydan and Gullan
status

 

Ferrisia williamsi Kaydan and Gullan ( Fig. 1I View Figure 1 )

Material studied. Colombia. Valle del Cauca: Alcalá: Finca La Polonia , 04°40 ′ 09.8 ″ N, 75°45 ′ 14.1 ″ W, 1369 m, 31.x.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex Avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 3 ( UVCO) GoogleMaps ; Finca La Porra , 04°40 ′ 13.1 ″ N, 75°44 ′ 34.3 ″ W, 1395 m, 10.xi.2008, coll. A. Arias, J. Muñoz, ex Leaves of avocado cv. ‘ Booth 8’, 2 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Finca Villa del Sol , 04°42 ′ 06.1 ″ N, 75°50 ′ 00.5 ″ W, 1215 m, 02.xii.2008, coll. A. Arias, J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 3 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Finca Santacruz , 04°39 ′ 47.1 ″ N, 75°48 ′ 20.7 ″ W, 1223 m, 27.iv.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Finca La Pastora , 04°39 ′ 41.6 ″ N, 75°47 ′ 46.6 ″ W, 1240 m, 27.iv.2009, coll. T. Kondo, J. Muñoz, 1 ( UVCO), 2 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Caicedonia: Finca Corinto , 04°17 ′ 04.2 ″ N, 75°51 ′ 53.9 ″ W, 1650 m, 20.iv.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, ex Avocado cv. ‘ Choquette’, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Finca La Cabaña , 04°17 ′ 43.8 ″ N, 75°50 ′ 39.4 ″ W, 1705 m, 09.xii.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 1 ( UVCO), 3 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Finca El Palmar , 04°17 ′ 55.9 ″ N, 75°53 ′ 00.2 ″ W, 1376 m, 28.x.2008, coll. T. Kondo, 1 ( UVCO), 2 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Varsovia: Hacienda La Polonia , 04°40 ′ 09.8 ″ N, 75°45 ′ 14.1 ″ W, 1369 m, 31.x.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps .

Distribution. Colombia ( Kaydan and Gullan 2012).

Remarks. Ferrisia williamsi was recently described by Kaydan and Gullan (2012) and is the most common mealybug found on avocado leaves, branches, twigs and flowers in the present study.

UVCO

Universidad de Valle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pseudococcidae

Genus

Ferrisia