Psalmocharias querula (Pallas, 1773)

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: 495

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Psalmocharias querula (Pallas, 1773)


Psalmocharias querula (Pallas, 1773)  ( Figs 67View FIGURES 61–68 and 74View FIGURES 69–75)

Recorded damage and economic importance in the orchards of Iran: Unknown economic importance on young twigs and stems of grapevine ( Farahbakhsh, 1961).

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

Distribution in Iran: Widely distributed.

Conclusion: The specimens of this species appear in mass emerge in some years. However, the pest status of the species and the vitality for controlling the species in the agro-ecosystems have not ever been recorded.