Antonina graminis ( Maskell, 1897 ),

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: 148

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4579203

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scientific name

Antonina graminis ( Maskell, 1897 )
status

 

Antonina graminis ( Maskell, 1897) 

Sphaerococcus graminis Maskell, 1897: 244  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Chesterfield Islands (Île Longue), 6.XI.2012, on stolons of Lepturus repens, H. Jourdan  coll., Christopher Hodgson det. ( CXMNC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Collected in 1928 by Cockerell in Cohic (1956, 1958a); Brun & Chazeau (1986) and Williams & Watson (1988b).

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — No precise distribution on Grande Terre, but present in the Chesterfield Islands.

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cynodon dactylon  , Panicum maximum  , Paspalum  spp. and several other species of Poaceae ( Brun & Chazeau 1986)  .

NOTES. — Cohic (1958a) recorded this species from the Isle of Pines and Grande Terre, distributed mainly on coastal areas. Recently recorded in the Chesterfield Islands, associated with the invasive and aggressive ant Wasmannia auropunctata ( Jourdan & Bourguet 2013)  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pseudococcidae

Genus

Antonina

Loc

Antonina graminis ( Maskell, 1897 )

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

Sphaerococcus graminis

MASKELL W. M. 1897: 244
1897