Cacopsylla tobirae, Miyatake, 1964

Percy, Diana M., Rung, Alessandra & Hoddle, Mark S., 2012, An annotated checklist of the psyllids of California (Hemiptera: Psylloidea), Zootaxa 3193, pp. 1-27: 11

publication ID

10.5281/zenodo.280093

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03DF8633-FFAF-FFCE-42B7-F8DBFBC4E4B9

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cacopsylla tobirae
status

 

tobirae (Miyatake, 1964) 

Host plant: Pittosporum tobira  .

Remarks: The transfer of this species to Edentatipsylla  by Chen et al. (2008) is considered artificial (Daniel Burckhardt pers. comm.). First recorded in California in 2007 ( Gill & Watson 2007 b). The host is native to Asia ( Taiwan, Japan, Korea), and the psyllid was likely introduced with nursery stock.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Psyllidae

Genus

Cacopsylla