Saissetia neglecta De Lotto

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: 11

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.4645941

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3414244A-6D03-ED0C-FF13-C8641355F983

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Saissetia neglecta De Lotto
status

 

Saissetia neglecta De Lotto   ( Fig. 1H View Figure 1 )

Material studied. Colombia. Valle del Cauca: Alcalá: Finca La Porra , 04°40 ′ 13.1 ″ N, 75°44 ′ 34.3 ″ W, 1395 m, 10.xi.2008, coll. A. Arias, J. Muñoz, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Finca Los Alpes , 04°42 ′ 24.8 ″ N, 75°49 ′ 01.0 ″ W, 1194 m, 02.xii.2008, coll. A. Arias, J. Muñoz, 1 ( UVCO), 2 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Finca Villa del Sol , 04°42 ′ 06.1 ″ N, 75°50 ′ 00.5 ″ W, 1215 m, 02.xii.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 2 ( UVCO), 3 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Finca La Pastora , 04°39 ′ 41.6 ″ N, 75°47 ′ 46.6 ″ W, 1240 m, 27.iv.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   . Caicedonia: Finca La Cabaña , 04°17 ′ 43.8 ″ N, 75°50 ′ 39.4 ″ W, 1705 m, 09.ii.2009, coll. T. Kondo, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 2 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Finca Corinto , 04°17 ′ 04.2 ″ N, 75°51 ′ 53.9 ″ W, 1650 m, 20.iv.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Finca El Chaquiro , 04°17 ′ 00.0 ″ N, 75°51 ′ 24.7 ″ W, 1651 m GoogleMaps   ; Finca Las Margaritas , 04°17 ′ 37.1 ″ N, 75°53 ′ 18.0 ″ W, 1352 m, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 1 ( UVCO) GoogleMaps   . Palmira: Rozo, Finca Brasil , 03°36 ′ 36.0 ″ N, 76°25 ′ 08.5 ″ W, 967 m, 10.xii.2008, coll. A. Arias, 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   . Ulloa: Finca La Catalina , 04°41 ′ 38.8 ″ N, 75°45 ′ 10.4 ″ W, 1301 m, 04.v.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Papelillo’ (‘ Lorena’), 1 ( UVCO) GoogleMaps   .

Distribution. Australasian: Vanuatu. Nearctic: Mexico, USA. Neotropical: Argentina, Belize, Bermuda, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Galapagos Islands, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Puerto Rico, Saint Lucia, U.S. Virgin Islands, Venezuela. Oriental: Hong Kong ( Ben-Dov et al. 2015).

Remarks. In the present study, the Caribbean black scale, S. neglecta   was commonly found on twigs of ‘Booth 8’, ‘Lorena’, ‘Santana’ and ‘Trinidad’ cultivars.

UVCO

Universidad de Valle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Saissetia