Asterolecaniidae

Martin, Jon H. & Lau, Clive S. K., 2011, The Hemiptera-Sternorrhyncha (Insecta) of Hong Kong, China-an annotated inventory citing voucher specimens and published records, Zootaxa 2847, pp. 1-122: 33-34

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.2847.1.1

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/CD6987B8-0C00-7A19-FA8B-F902FC89FD73

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scientific name

Asterolecaniidae
status

 

Asterolecaniidae  

Asterolecanium spp   all HK species are now placed in Bambusaspis  

Bambusaspis bambusae (Boisduval, 1869) BMNH   vouchers from Bambusa ventricosa   and Bambusa sp.   Lee & Winney (1981) reported this species, under the former combination Asterolecanium bambusae   .

Bambusaspis chinae ( Russell, 1941)  

Described from Kowloon, on Bambusa sp.   , and from mainland China. The HK material is from the Koebele collection, collected in 1900 (USNM). No HK material of this species in BMNH.

Bambusaspis longula ( Russell, 1941)  

Described from HK on Arundinaria sinica   . Type material was collected by A.S. Hitchcock in 1921 ( USNM). No HK material of this species in BMNH   .

Bambusaspis mimica ( Russell, 1941)  

Described from mainland China and HK by Russell (1941), the HK material having been collected by G. Compere and by C.W. Howard, on undetermined bamboos. The holotype ( USNM) is from mainland China. No HK material of this species in BMNH   .

Bambusaspis minuta (Takahashi, 1930)  

Three Takahashi slides from an undetermined bamboo in HK, March 1940, are present in TARI (Shu-Pei Chen, pers. comm.)   : the name on these slides is the original combination, Asterolecanium minutum   . No HK material of this species in BMNH   .

Bambusaspis   / Asterolecanium   undetermined sp. or spp.

Two HK samples in BMNH, from undetermined bamboos.

USNM

Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History

TARI

Taiwan Agricultural Research Institute

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Asterolecaniidae

Loc

Asterolecaniidae

Martin, Jon H. & Lau, Clive S. K. 2011
2011
Loc

Arundinaria sinica

Hance 1862
1862