Aspidiella hartii ( Cockerell, 1895 ),

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: 136

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.4579114

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF8F-8406-FC09-541DFBF1CE07

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Aspidiella hartii ( Cockerell, 1895 )
status

 

Aspidiella hartii ( Cockerell, 1895) 

Aspidiotus hartii Cockerell, 1895: 7  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — La Foa County (Pocquereux Valley), 18.X.2006, on tubercules of Dioscorea  spp., C. Mille coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC); Loyalty Islands (Maré) (Hnahneice), on tubercules of Dioscorea  ? alata  , 10.07.2013, S. Tron coll., S. Cazères det. ( CXMNC); Lifou Island, same host, 23.VIII.2013, S. Tron coll., S. Cazères det. ( CXMNC).

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

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Everywhere.

OTHER RECORDS. — Australasia, West Indies, Pacific Ocean, Western Africa, South-East Asia, Indian Ocean, Micronesia, North America.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Dioscorea  spp. (Yam).

NOTES. — Can be a problem on yam cuttings during conservation and before planting. Cohic (1958a) noted that it was only known from the Isle of Pines and Loyalty Islands, but today it is widespread within the whole archipelago, most likely due to numerous exchanges of yam cuttings for planting and during traditional customary ceremonies.

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Aspidiella

Loc

Aspidiella hartii ( Cockerell, 1895 )

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

Aspidiotus hartii

COCKERELL T. D. A. 1895: 7
1895