Selenocephalus kyrosicus 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

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4420.4.2

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A7D21075-9BFE-4BED-9663-1E18BE4226BC

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/A82F8795-7F0A-FFF8-FF3E-5E7CFE91F822

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Selenocephalus kyrosicus Dlabola, 1981
status

 

Selenocephalus kyrosicus Dlabola, 1981  ( Figs 36View FIGURES 26–45 and 52View FIGURES 45–60)

Recorded damage and economic importance in the orchards of Iran: With 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 province  . Its pest status in Iran needs further confirmation.