Lepidosaphes gloverii (Packard, 1869),

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: 141

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.4579154

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF84-840D-FC18-56BFFAC5C86B

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Lepidosaphes gloverii (Packard, 1869)
status

 

Lepidosaphes gloverii (Packard, 1869) 

Aspidiotus gloverii Packard, 1869: 527  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — La Foa County ( IAC, SRFP), 4.VII.2000, on leaves of Citrus  sp., S. Cazères coll., det. ( CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Brun & Chazeau (1980).

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — All over the New Caledonian Archipelago.

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Citrus  spp. ( Brun & Chazeau 1980).

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Aphytis cochereaui  , A. lepidosaphes  , Encarsia lounsburyi  ( Hymenoptera  : Aphelinidae  ) and the entomopathogenic fungus Synnematium jonesii  (Fungi, Hypocreales  , Ophiocordycipitaceae  ).

NOTE. — This species is a minor pest in the field but is, with Lepidosaphes beckii  , economically significant for exports of Tahitian and Mexican limes from New Caledonia to New Zealand.

IAC

Instituto Agronômico de Campinas

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Lepidosaphes

Loc

Lepidosaphes gloverii (Packard, 1869)

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

Aspidiotus gloverii

Packard 1869: 527
1869