Diaspis echinocacti ( Bouché, 1833 ),

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: 139

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:90DC5B79-725D-46E2-B31E-4DBC65BCD01F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4579136

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF82-840B-FEBC-548DFD5BCE3A

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Felipe

scientific name

Diaspis echinocacti ( Bouché, 1833 )
status

 

Diaspis echinocacti ( Bouché, 1833) 

Aspidiotus echinocacti Bouché, 1833: 53  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Moindou County (Teremba), 20.VI.2001, on Opuntia  sp. (Prickly Pear), J.-P. Kataoui coll.  ; Boulouparis County (Bouraké), 19.XII.2003, on Acanthocereus tetragonus, C. Mille  coll  .; both Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — This species is recorded from New Caledonia for the first time.

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Grande Terre (Boulouparis and Moindou counties).

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Acanthocereus tetragonus  , Opuntia  spp.

NOTE. — It can develop heavy populations on its hosts.

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Diaspis

Loc

Diaspis echinocacti ( Bouché, 1833 )

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

Aspidiotus echinocacti Bouché, 1833: 53

BOUCHE P. F. 1833: 53
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