Stegelytra neveosparsa (Ghauri, 1972)

Mozaffarian, Fariba, 2018, An Identification key to the species of Auchenorrhyncha of Iranian fauna recorded as pests in orchards and a review on the pest status of the species, Zootaxa 4420 (4), pp. 475-501: 490

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Stegelytra neveosparsa (Ghauri, 1972)


Stegelytra neveosparsa (Ghauri, 1972)  ( Figs 37View FIGURES 26–45 and 53View FIGURES 45–60)

Recorded damage and economic importance in the orchards of Iran: Moderate economic importance damage on Pyrus  sp. ( Rajabi 1991; Abaii 2000)

Recorded damage in the orchards of other parts of the world: Not recorded.

Recorded distribution in Iran: North and southwest ( Mozaffarian & Wilson 2016).

Conclusion: Its pest status in Iran needs further confirmation. It was previously recorded under the name Stegelytra sororcula Dlabola  , a junior synonym of S. neveosparsa  .