Pseudococcus longispinus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867,

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: 151

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.4579236

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF9E-8417-FCDF-5503FC41CD24

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Felipe

scientific name

Pseudococcus longispinus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867
status

 

Pseudococcus longispinus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867 

Pseudococcus longispinus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867: 1  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Bourail County (Gouaro), 11.XI.2002, on leaves of Schefflera  sp., S. Cazères coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC, CXMNC); Koumac County (Tiébaghi Mining Plant), 9.III.2013, on leaves and twigs of an unidentified Myrtaceae, C. Mille  coll., Christopher Hodgson det. ( CXMNC).

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

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Grande Terre (Bourail and Koumac counties).

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Alocasia macrorrhiza  , Caladium bicolor  , Coffea  spp., Colocasia esculenta  , Ficus  spp., Santalum austrocaledonicum  , Solanum tuberosum  , Vitis vinifera ( Brun & Chazeau 1986)  , Bruguiera eriopetala ( Williams & Watson 1988b)  , also on Schefflera  spp. It is also recorded on Citrus  spp. ( García et al. 2015).

NOTE. — It was recently observed and collected by one of us (CM), in large numbers in the “maquis minier” on Tiébaghi (far north of Grande Terre).

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pseudococcidae

Genus

Pseudococcus

Loc

Pseudococcus longispinus Targioni-Tozzetti, 1867

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

Pseudococcus longispinus

Targioni-Tozzetti 1867: 1
1867