Planococcus citri (Risso, 1813),

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

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/457FF032-FF9E-8417-FEA5-574AFD11CF37

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Planococcus citri (Risso, 1813)
status

 

Planococcus citri (Risso, 1813) 

Dorthezia citri Risso, 1813: 416  .

MATERIAL EXAMINED. — Bourail County (Gouaro), 7.X.2002, on roots & twigs of Portulaca  spp., S. Cazères coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC); Boulouparis County (La Ouenghi), 21.VIII.2008, on fruits of Sechium edule, F. Gandet  coll., Rosa C. Henderson  det. ( NZAC).

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Brun & Chazeau (1980).

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

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Annona  spp., Citrus  spp., Melaleuca quinquenervia  , Musa sapientum  , Nerium oleander  , Passiflora  spp., Phaseolus  spp., Sechium edule ( Brun & Chazeau 1980)  , recently found on roots of Portulaca  spp. ( Mille 2011).

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Cryptolaemus montrouzieri  ( Coleoptera  : Coccinellidae  ).

NOTE. — Not rated as an economic species in New Caledonia.

NZAC

New Zealand Arthropod Collection

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Pseudococcidae

Genus

Planococcus

Loc

Planococcus citri (Risso, 1813)

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

Dorthezia citri

Risso 1813: 416
1813