Aspidiotus nerii Bouche,

Moghaddam, Masumeh, 2013, An annotated checklist of the scale insects of Iran (Hemiptera, Sternorrhyncha, Coccoidea) with new records and distribution data, ZooKeys 334, pp. 1-92: 15

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.334.5818

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scientific name

Aspidiotus nerii Bouche
status

 

Aspidiotus nerii Bouche 

Aspidiotus nerii  Bouché, 1833: 52.

Iran localities.

Elborz, Esfahan, Fars, Gilan, Markazi, Golestan, Mazandaran, Tehran.

Host plants.

Apocynaceae  : Nerium oleander  ; Araliaceae  : Hedera canariensis  ; Arecaceae  : Phoenix  sp.; Asparagaceae  : Asparagus officinalis  ; Oleaceae  : Olea europaea  ; Orchidaceae  : Maxillaria  , longipetala; Pinaceae  : Pinus  sp.; Tamaricaceae  : Tamarix  sp.

References.

Afchar (1937), Ben-Dov et al. (2013), Bodenheimer (1944), Borchsenius (1966), Davatchi (1946), Farahbakhsh (1961), Kaussari (1946, 1955), Kaussari and Farahbakhsh (1968), Kozár (1998), Kozár et al. (1996), Moghaddam (2004, 2010) and Seghatoleslami (1977).

Notes.

These are the first records of Aspidiotus nerii  from the plant families Asparagaceae  and Tamaricaceae  .