Scymnus (Pullus) syriacus (MARSEUL 1868)

Fallahzadeh, M., Abdimaleki, R. & Saghaei, N., 2013, Contribution to the Knowledge of the Ladybird beetles (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), Predators of Mealybugs (Hemiptera, Pseudococcidae) in Hormozgan Province, Southern Iran, Linzer biologische Beiträge 45 (1), pp. 673-679: 674

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5412908

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/92176766-1F75-4F22-AF9F-27B7A7A5CE1F

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Marcus

scientific name

Scymnus (Pullus) syriacus (MARSEUL 1868)
status

 

Scymnus (Pullus) syriacus (MARSEUL 1868)  

M a t e r i a l 733, Bandar-e-Abbas, 23.04.2009, ex Planococcus ficus (NASONOV)   on Ficus sp. ( Moraceae   ); 13♀♀, 13, Bandar-e-Abbas, 30.5.2009, ex Phenacoccus solenopsis (TINSLEY)   on Abutilon fruticosum GUILL & PERR.   ( Malvaceae   ), 3♀♀, 233, 4.12.2009, ex P. solenopsis   on Acacia nilotica (L.) WILLD. ex DELILE ( Mimosaceae   ); 6♀♀, 1133, Minab, 18.02.2010, ex P. solenopsis   on Hibiscus rosa-sinensis   L. ( Malvaceae   ); 8♀♀, 533, Rodkhaneh, 15.06.2010, ex P. solenopsis   on Gossypium L. ( Malvaceae   ).

R e m a r k s: It has been recorded as a predator of the mealybug Nipaecoccus viridis (NEWSTEAD) (SHARAF & MEYERDIRK 1987)   , Ferrisia virgata (COCKERELL) ( MANGOUD 2008)   .

D i s t r i b u t i o n: Eastern Mediterranean region especially Jordan, Lebanon, Turkey, Iran, Libya, Yemen and Egypt ( YAZDANI 1990, RAIMUNDO & VAN HARTEN 2000, RAIMUNDO et al. 2006).