Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret, 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: 143

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.4579168

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF86-840F-FF42-504BFA57CA32

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret, 1869)
status

 

Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret, 1869) 

Chionaspis aspidistrae Signoret, 1869: 443  .

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cohic (1956, 1958a).

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

OTHER RECORDS. — Cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Citrus  spp., Cocos nucifera  , Cordyline neocaledonica  , Cordyline  spp., Crinum  spp., Hibiscus rosasinensis  , Heliconia brasiliense  , Hippeastrum equestre  ( Cohic 1958a; Brun & Chazeau 1980).

NOTES. — Cohic (1958a) observed this species on adventive roots of coconut trees following attacks of the Tahitian cocconut weevil Diocalandra taitensis (Guérin-Meneville, 1844)  ( Coleoptera  : Curculionidae  ). Quite common but rated as a non-economic species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Pinnaspis

Loc

Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret, 1869)

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

Chionaspis aspidistrae

Signoret 1869: 443
1869