Coccus longulus ( Douglas, 1887 ),

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

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http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

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scientific name

Coccus longulus ( Douglas, 1887 )
status

 

Coccus longulus ( Douglas, 1887) 

Lecanium longulum Douglas, 1887: 97  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — La Foa County ( IAC, SRFP), 25.XIII.2003, on leaves and twigs of Carya illinoinensis  (Pecan nut), S. Cazères coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC); same loc., 2.XI.2009, on twigs of grapevine, S. Cazères coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Williams & Watson (1990) noted that it was already present in 1928, when it was collected by Cockerell.

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

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Annona muricata  , A. reticulata  , A. squamosa  , Averrhoa carambola  , Citrus  spp., Codiaeum  spp., Ficus  spp., Litchi chinensis  , Malvaviscus arboreus  and Persea americana ( Cohic 1956)  , recently found on Vitis vinifera  and on Carya illinoinensis  .

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan, but absent from North and South America.

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Cryptolaemus montrouzieri  ( Coleoptera  : Coccinellidae  ) and the entomophagous fungus Lecanicillium lecanii  (Fungi, Hypocreales  , Cordycipitaceae  ).

NOTE. — Quite rare in New Caledonia.

IAC

Instituto Agronômico de Campinas

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Coccus

Loc

Coccus longulus ( Douglas, 1887 )

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

Lecanium longulum

DOUGLAS J. W. 1887: 97
1887