Cicadatra alhageos (Kolenati, 1857)

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: 493

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/A82F8795-7F14-FFE6-FF3E-5F0AFC05F825

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cicadatra alhageos (Kolenati, 1857)
status

 

Cicadatra alhageos (Kolenati, 1857)  ( Figs 63View FIGURES 61–68 and 71View FIGURES 69–75)

Recorded damage and economic importance in the orchards of Iran: A serious pest on roots and branches due to the nymphal feeding and female oviposition on grapevine, apple, pear, plum, almond, apricot, cherry, peach, pomegranate etc ( Babaii 1967; Farazmand et al. 2012; Koliayee et al. 2012; Rajabi 1991; Shekarian & Rezwani 2001).

Recorded damage in the orchards of other parts of the world: A destructive pest in Turkey, Uzbekistan and Turkmenia on grapevine and other fruit trees.

Recorded distribution in Iran: Widely distributed.

Conclusion: The species has been collected in large numbers from different parts of Iran, including agricultural ecosystems frequently by the author and other colleagues in Hayk Mirzayans Insect Museum. The species is known as one of the most important agricultural pests in Iran.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Cicadidae

Genus

Cicadatra