ASTEROLECANIIDAE

Williams, D. J., 2016, Amendments to some scale insect names (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Coccomorpha), Zootaxa 4193 (3), pp. 588-589: 588

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4193.3.8

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:0CDD7CE1-B20B-4118-A8D8-36BA07A68F34

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/3D29C43E-636E-FFF4-4BA6-165EFCE6C010

treatment provided by

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scientific name

ASTEROLECANIIDAE
status

 

ASTEROLECANIIDAE  

Russellaspis conspicuum (Brain)   . The specific name is here changed to the Latin feminine conspicua   in the combination Russellaspis conspicua (Brain)   .

Bambusaspis delicatus (Green)   . This is changed here to Bambusapsis delicata (Green).

Asterolecanium grandis (Newstead)   . Newstead first named the species correctly as Pollinia grandis Newstead. The   name was later changed correctly to Asterolecanium grande (Newstead)   , a neuter name, but the present combination A. grandis   (feminine) is now revised to A. grande (Newstead)   , used also by Russell (1941) when almost all specific names in the genus Asterolecanium   were correctly neuter.