Ferrisia virgata (Cockerell)

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: 7

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5191557

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/EA3C87D3-FE1E-FFC2-FF3A-FB18FDCEF7A7

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Ferrisia virgata (Cockerell)
status

 

Ferrisia virgata (Cockerell)  

Diagnosis. Adult female covered by white mealy wax, with two submedial longitudinal bare areas on dorsum. Body broadly oval; dorsal oral collar tubular ducts elongate, each with the orifice surrounded by a circular sclerotized rim with 2-4 setae near the margin; ventral multilocular disc pores present on abdominal segments VI-VIII; with one pair of anal lobe cerarii.

Korea quarantine notes. This species was intercepted 10 times; Indonesia ( Dracaena, Ficus   ); Philippines, China, Taiwan (Dracaena).