Selenocephalus dareicus Dlabola, 1981

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: 487

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Selenocephalus dareicus Dlabola, 1981


Selenocephalus dareicus Dlabola, 1981  ( Fig. 35View FIGURES 26–45)

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

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

Recorded distribution in Iran: Southwest ( Mozaffarian & Wilson 2016).

Conclusion: The species is endemic to Iran and limited to Fars and Khuzestan provinces. Its pest status in Iran needs further confirmation.