Cacopsylla ternstroemiae ( Kandasamy, 1986 )

Burckhardt, Daniel, Sharma, Anamika & Raman, Anantanarayanan, 2018, Checklist and comments on the jumping plant-lice (Hemiptera: Psylloidea) from the Indian subcontinent, Zootaxa 4457 (1), pp. 1-38: 20

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4457.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A007D907-FA39-4537-ABDA-E25380BACEDE

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03A96C6F-FFA5-FFAF-4B9D-FA7887A1F946

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cacopsylla ternstroemiae ( Kandasamy, 1986 )
status

comb. nov.

Cacopsylla ternstroemiae ( Kandasamy, 1986)  , comb. nov.

Distribution. India: Tamil Nadu ( Kandasamy 1986, as Psylla ternstroemiae  ).

Host plant. Adults were collected on Taonabo japonica  ( Pentaphylacaceae  ) which needs to be confirmed as host by the presence of immatures.

Comments. Originally described in Psylla  , this species is not congeneric with Psylla alni ( Linnaeus, 1758)  , the type species of Psylla  . For this reason, it is formally transferred here to Cacopsylla  as C. ternstroemiae ( Kandasamy, 1986)  , comb. nov. from Psylla  .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Psyllidae

Genus

Cacopsylla