Coccus longulus (Douglas)

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: 10

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.4645935

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3414244A-6D04-ED0B-FF13-CD871401FC63

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Coccus longulus (Douglas)
status

 

Coccus longulus (Douglas)  

Material studied. Colombia. Valle del Cauca: Caicedonia: Finca Linares, 04°17 ′ 53.2 ″ N, 75°51 ′ 50.9 ″ W, 1490 m, 02.iii.2009, coll. J. Ramos, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP).

Distribution. Afrotropical: Agalega Islands, Angola, Cape Verde, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius, Saint Helena, Sao Tome, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe. Australasian: American Samoa, Australia, Bonin Islands, Cook Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Hawaiian Islands (Hawaii); Kiribati, Marshall Islands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Vanuatu, Western Samoa. Nearctic: Mexico, USA. Neotropical: Bermuda, Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Honduras, Panama, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands. Oriental: Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand. Palaearctic: Canary Islands; China, Cyprus, Egypt, France, Germany, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia; United Kingdom ( England) ( Ben-Dov et al. 2015).

Remarks. Of tropicopolitan distribution. Coccus longulus   was found on the underside of the leaves of avocado alongside the secondary veins on avocado of the ‘Booth’ cultivar.

UVCO

Universidad de Valle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Coccus