Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758 ),

Mille, Christian, Henderson, Rosa C., Cazères, Sylvie & Jourdan, Hervé, 2016, Checklist of the scale insects (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Coccomorpha) of New Caledonia, Zoosystema 38 (2), pp. 129-176: 138

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http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

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scientific name

Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758 )
status

 

Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758) 

Coccus aonidum Linnaeus, 1758: 455  .

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cohic (1956, 1958a); Brun & Chazeau (1986).

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Everywhere but not at high altitudes ( Cohic 1958a).

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Highly polyphagous, Agathis  spp., Aleurites moluccana  , Annona  spp., Arecaceae  , Aspidistra  spp., Barringtonia asiatica  , Bauhinia variegata  , Calophyllum inophyllum  , Citrus  spp., Cocos nucifera  , Dodonaea viscosa  , Eriobotrya japonica, Fragraea  spp., Ficus  spp., Gardenia  spp., Gerbera  spp., Gladiolus  spp., Jasminum  spp., Latania commersonii  , Laurus nobilis  , Leucopogon  spp., Mangifera indica  , Melaleuca quinquenervia  , Musa  spp., Nerium oleander  , Nothofagus aequilateralis  , Pandanus  spp., Rosa  spp., Sansevieria  spp., Santalum austrocaledonicum  , Syzygium cumini  , Tamarindus indica  ( Cohic 1956, 1958a; Brun & Chazeau 1986).

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Aphytis chrysomphali  and Encarsia citrina  ( Hymenoptera  : Aphelinidae  ).

NOTE. — Populations of C. aonidum  seem to be under biological control ( Cohic 1958a). Not rated as an economic species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Chrysomphalus

Loc

Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758 )

Mille, Christian, Henderson, Rosa C., Cazères, Sylvie & Jourdan, Hervé 2016
2016
Loc

Coccus aonidum

LINNAEUS C. 1758: 455
1758