Palmicultor palmarum ( Ehrhorn, 1916 ),

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: 150

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.4579225

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF9D-8414-FF51-5002FC05CA1F

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Palmicultor palmarum ( Ehrhorn, 1916 )
status

 

Palmicultor palmarum ( Ehrhorn, 1916) 

Ripersia palmarum Ehrhorn, 1916: 245  .

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cohic (1956, 1958a); Brun & Chazeau (1986).

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

OTHER RECORDS. — West Indies, South-East Asia, Pacific Ocean, Central and North Americas.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cocos nucifera ( Brun & Chazeau 1986)  .

NOTE. — Can kill germinating palms but is not dangerous to adult trees ( Cohic 1956); for this reason, it should be regarded as an economic species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pseudococcidae

Genus

Palmicultor

Loc

Palmicultor palmarum ( Ehrhorn, 1916 )

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

Ripersia palmarum

EHRHORN E. M. 1916: 245
1916