Eucalymnatus tessellatus (Signoret, 1874),

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: 133

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-FF8C-8405-FC37-555DFA6DCEFC

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Eucalymnatus tessellatus (Signoret, 1874)
status

 

Eucalymnatus tessellatus (Signoret, 1874) 

Lecanium tessellatus Signoret, 1874: 401  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — La Foa County ( IAC, SRFP), 20.VIII.2002, on leaves of Mangifera indica, C. Mille  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); same loc. and date, on leaves of Caryota mitis, S. Cazères  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); La Foa County (Nili), 2.XII.2006, on leaves of Dypsis  sp. ( Arecaceae  ), C. Mille coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cohic (1958a); Williams & Watson (1990) noted that it was collected “before 1929”.

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Grande Terre (La Foa County).

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Aleurites moluccana  , Alocasia macrorrhiza  , Calophyllum inophyllum  , Canna indica  , Cocos nucifera  , Ficus  spp., Latania commersonii  , Oreodoxa regia  , Scaevola frutescens ( Cohic 1958a)  . It was recently found on Citrus  spp., Ficus carica  , Caryota mitis  and other Arecaceae  , Mangifera indica  , Musa sapientum  and Theobroma cacao ( Mille 2011)  .

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

NOTE. — Rated as a non-economic species in New Caledonia.

IAC

Instituto Agronômico de Campinas

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Eucalymnatus

Loc

Eucalymnatus tessellatus (Signoret, 1874)

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

Lecanium tessellatus

Signoret 1874: 401
1874