Fiorinia fioriniae (Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867),

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.4579138

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF82-840B-FF60-53FEFBB5CA32

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Fiorinia fioriniae (Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867)
status

 

Fiorinia fioriniae (Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867) 

Diaspis fioriniae Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867: 14  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Loyalty Islands (Maré), 29.VIII.2002, on leaves of Persea americana, C. Mille  coll  .; Bourail County (Gouaro), on leaves of Chrysalidocarpus lutescens  , 11.XI.2002, S. Cazères coll.  ; Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — The species was first found in 1928 ( Williams & Watson 1988a), and was recorded by Cohic (1956, 1958a).

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — All over the New Caledonian Archipelago including the Isle of Pines ( Cohic 1958a).

OTHER RECORDS. — Northern and southern Africa, Central, North and South America, Australasia, West Indies, Europe, South-East Asia, Pacific Ocean, Middle East, Far East, Indian Ocean.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA.— Anthurium  spp., Cocos nucifera  , Persea americana  , Santalum austrocaledonicum ( Cohic 1958a)  . Also found on Chrysalidocarpus lutescens  and Citrus  spp. ( Mille 2011).

NOTE. — Despite its presence on avocado trees, F. fioriniae  is not rated as an economic species.

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Fiorinia

Loc

Fiorinia fioriniae (Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867)

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

Diaspis fioriniae

Targioni-Tozzetti 1867: 14
1867