Dysmicoccus boninsis (Kuwana, 1909),

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

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:90DC5B79-725D-46E2-B31E-4DBC65BCD01F

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4579205

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF9B-8412-FF4D-5292FECFCC3D

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Dysmicoccus boninsis (Kuwana, 1909)
status

 

Dysmicoccus boninsis (Kuwana, 1909) 

Dactylopius boninsis Kuwana, 1909: 161  .

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

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — All over the New Caledonian Archipelago.

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Saccharum officinarum ( Cohic 1958a)  .

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Cohic (1958a) noted that the spread of this mealybug was effectively limited by the ladybird Cryptolaemus montrouzieri  ( Coleoptera  : Coccinellidae  ).

NOTES. — Cohic (1958a) observed it all over the country on every clump of sugarcane, at the base of leaf sheaths. It is not rated as an economic species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pseudococcidae

Genus

Dysmicoccus

Loc

Dysmicoccus boninsis (Kuwana, 1909)

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

Dactylopius boninsis

Kuwana 1909: 161
1909