Selenaspidus articulatus (Morgan)

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 : 8

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.4645931

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/3414244A-6D06-ED09-FF13-C9C714F3F9A3

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Selenaspidus articulatus (Morgan)
status

 

Selenaspidus articulatus (Morgan)

Material studied. Colombia. Valle del Cauca: Alcalá: Finca La Pastora , 04°39 ′ 41.6 ″ N, 75°47 ′ 46.6 ″ W, 1240 m, 27.iv.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, 4 ( UVCO), 3 ( MECP) GoogleMaps ; Ulloa: Finca La Catalina , 04°41 ′ 38.8 ″ N, 75°45 ′ 10.4 ″ W, 1301 m, 16.ii.2009, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Santana’, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps .

Distribution. Cosmopolitan ( Ben-Dov et al. 2015).

Remarks. Selenaspidus articulatus is a tropicopolitan species ( Williams and Watson 1988a). This species was found on the upper surface of leaves of the ‘Lorena’ and ‘Santana’ cultivars.

UVCO

Universidad de Valle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Selenaspidus