Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis ( Green, 1896 ),

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: 143-144

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http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

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scientific name

Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis ( Green, 1896 )
status

 

Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis ( Green, 1896) 

Aspidiotus trilobitiformis Green, 1896: 4  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Bourail County (Gouaro), 28.IV.2002, on fruits of Citrus  sp., S. Cazères coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); La Foa County ( IAC, SRFP), 9.VII.2002, on leaves of Swietenia mahogani, S. Cazères  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); Moindou County, 6.VIII.2002, on leaves of Schinus terebinthifolius, S. Cazères  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); Mont-Dore County ( IAC, SRMH), 10.IV.2007, on leaves and twigs of Ochrothallus  sp., S. Cazères coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); La Foa County ( IAC, SRFP), 8.III.2011, on Tahitian Lime fruits ( Citrus latifolia  ), M. Bouteiller coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC); Farino County (Les Hauts de Fonwhary), 2.I.2012, on leaves of Passiflora quadrangularis, C. Mille  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC); Loyalty Islands (Maré, Atha), 7.VII.2008, on leaves of Citrus sinensis, C. Mille  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC); Thio County (Nakalé), 3.X.2008, on an unknown plant, C. Mille coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); Nouméa County (Vallée des Colons), 18.X.2012, on Citrus  sp. fruits, C. Mille coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( CXMNC); La Foa County (Thia) 26.XI.2013, on Tahitian Lime fruits ( C. latifolia  ), G. Mercier & J.-C. Kasman coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — This species has been recorded from New Caledonia since 1897 ( Cohic [1956, 1958a], Williams & Watson 1988a)

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

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Acacia  spp., Aleurites  spp., Annona  spp., Artocarpus  spp., Barringtonia asiatica  , Bauhinia variegata  , Calophyllum inophyllum  , Capsicum  spp., Carica papaya  , Cataranthus roseus  , Citrus  spp., Clitoria ternatea  , Codiaeum  spp., Cordyline neocaledonica  , Cordyline  spp., Cordyline neocaledonica  , Crescentia cujete  , Dodonaea viscosa  , Epipremnum aureum  , Eriobotrya japonica  , Ficus  spp., Laurus nobilis  , Mucuna bennetti  , Murraya exotica  , Nerium oleander  , Ochrosia appositifolia  , Passiflora  spp., Persea americana  , Psidium  spp., Pyrostegia venusta  , Santalum austrocaledonicum  ( Cohic 1956, 1958a). Recently found on Mangifera indica ( Mille 2011)  , Ochrothallus  spp., Swietenia mahogany  and Schinus terebinthifolius  .

NOTES. — Cohic (1958a) noted that this species is the most polyphagous one encountered in New Caledonia, and it can be very dangerous on young Citrus  trees and on Passiflora quadrangularis  . A common species rated as an economic pest.

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

IAC

Instituto Agronômico de Campinas

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Pseudaonidia

Loc

Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis ( Green, 1896 )

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

Aspidiotus trilobitiformis

GREEN E. E. 1896: 4
1896