Acutaspis perseae (Comstock)

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: 3

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.4645897

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3414244A-6D0B-ED04-FF13-C9071432F903

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Acutaspis perseae (Comstock)
status

 

Acutaspis perseae (Comstock)  

Material studied. Colombia. Valle del Cauca: Alcalá: Finca Los Alpes , 04°42 ′ 24.8 ″ N, 75°49 ′ 01.0 ″ W, 1194 m, 02.xii.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex Persea americana   cv. not determined, 2 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Finca Villa del Sol , 04°42 ′ 06.1 ″ N, 75°450 ′ 00.5 ″ W, 1215 m, 02.xii.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Booth 8’, 1 ( MECP)   ; El Cerrito: Finca Alvecia , 03°38 ′ 51.1 ″ N, 76°06 ′ 14.7 ″ W, 1925 m, 19.xii.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Booth 8’, 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Same data except ex avocado cv. ‘ Booth, 1’ ( UVCO)   ; Palmira: Rozo, Finca Brasil , 03°36 ′ 36.0 ″ N, 76°25 ′ 08.5 ″ W, 967 m, 19.xii.2008, coll. J. Muñoz, ex avocado cv. ‘ Booth 8’, 1 ( MECP) GoogleMaps   ; Same data, except, ex avocado cv. ‘ Booth’, 1 ( UVCO), 1 ( MECP)   .

Distribution. Nearctic: Mexico, USA. Neotropical: Brazil, Cuba, Trinidad and Tobago ( Trinidad), Venezuela. Palaearctic: Ukraine, United Kingdom ( England) ( Ben-Dov et al. 2015).

Remarks. This species was found on the underside of leaves of ‘Booth 8’, ‘Lorena’ and an undetermined native cultivar. This is the first record of this species from Colombia.

UVCO

Universidad de Valle

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Acutaspis