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

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Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (Targioni-Tozzetti)


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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.

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