Conchaspis angraeci Cockerell, 1893,

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: 135

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-FF8E-8407-FC1D-5437FB82CE6B

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Conchaspis angraeci Cockerell, 1893
status

 

Conchaspis angraeci Cockerell, 1893 

Conchaspis angraeci Cockerell, 1893: 9  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Tiga Island, 22.III.2012, on leaves of Vanilla  sp., J.-P. Lolo coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); Loyalty Islands (Maré), 3.IV.2013, on leaves of Vanilla  sp., J. Drouin coll., S. Cazères det. ( CXMNC); Nouméa County (Quartier Ouémo- Magenta), 30.VII.2014, on leaves of Vanilla  sp., N. Hugot coll., S. Cazères det. ( CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Mille et al. 2012.

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Loyalty Islands and Grande Terre.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Highly polyphagous; this species is hosted by 25 botanical families (Ben-Dov 2012c).

OTHER RECORDS. — Angola, Australia, Brazil, Cameroon, Bermuda, Barbados, Cuba, Ecuador, Fiji Islands, French Polynesia, La Réunion, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mayotte, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Puerto-Rico, Surinam, Trinidad and Tobago, Tuvalu, USA, and Venezuela.

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Unknown.

NOTE. — This recently established species appears to be a major threat to New Caledonian Vanilla  .

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Conchaspididae

Genus

Conchaspis

Loc

Conchaspis angraeci Cockerell, 1893

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

Conchaspis angraeci

COCKERELL T. D. A. 1893: 9
1893