Ceroplastes destructor Newstead, 1917,

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: 132

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

publication LSID

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF8B-8402-FF4F-523CFD05CC3B

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Ceroplastes destructor Newstead, 1917
status

 

Ceroplastes destructor Newstead, 1917 

Ceroplastes destructor Newstead, 1917: 26  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Païta County, 3.IX.2004, on twigs of Argophyllum  sp., C. Mille coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); La Foa County ( IAC, SRFP, Pocquereux Fruit Research Station), 21.VIII.2007, on Cupaniopsis  sp., J. Brinon coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC);Belep Archipelago (Art Island, Plateau Nord), on an unknown plant, 27.VIII.2009, C. Mille coll., S. Cazères det. ( CXMNC); Mont-Dore County (Plum, Col du Crève- Coeur), 19.II.2013, on the twigs of an unknown plant, H. Jourdan coll.; Pouembout County (Tiea), on twigs of Maytenus fournieri  , 11.III.2013, S. Lebegin & B. Naré coll., S. Cazères det. ( CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Mille (2011).

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Grande Terre (Païta, La Foa, Mont-Dore, Pouembout counties, Belep Archipelago).

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Annona  spp., Citrus  spp., Mangifera indica  , Persea americana  , Psidium  spp. ( Mille 2011).

OTHER RECORDS. — Australasia, Africa, South-East Asia, Indian Ocean.

NOTE. — Apparently a recent arrival as it was not recorded in previous catalogues. Not rated as an economic species; very rare.

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

IAC

Instituto Agronômico de Campinas

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Ceroplastes

Loc

Ceroplastes destructor Newstead, 1917

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

Ceroplastes destructor

NEWSTEAD R. 1917: 26
1917