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

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.4645951

persistent identifier

http://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