Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Targioni-Tozzetti)

Suh, Soo-Jung & Hyun, Ik-Hwa, 2015, A preliminary checklist of scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) intercepted in Korea on dracaena and ficus plants (Asparagales: Asparagaceae, Rosales: Moraceae) imported from southern Asia, Insecta Mundi 2015 (432), pp. 1-13 : 6

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5182311

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DA28ACAD-BAD9-435D-AE8B-557AE7B42020

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5191547

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/EA3C87D3-FE11-FFCD-FF3A-FB7BFE26F7E7

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Targioni-Tozzetti)
status

 

Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Targioni-Tozzetti)

Diagnosis. Adult female cover circular, white; shed skins subcentral, yellow to light brown. Body oval to turbinate with four pairs of lobes; third space usually with one gland spine, at least one bifurcate or trifurcate gland spine in second, third, or fourth space; antennae with sclerotized projections apically; with about 10 small macroducts on each side of the metathorax and abdominal segment I; with approximately 17 pores near each anterior spiracles, posterior spiracles without pores; perivulvar pores present in 5 groups.