Scymnus (Pullus) latemaculatus Motschulsky, 1858

Ali, Muhammad, Ahmed, Khalil, Ali, Shaukat, Raza, Ghulam, Hussain, Ishtiaq, Nafees, Maisoor Ahmed & Anjum, Syed Ishtiaq, 2018, An annotated checklist of Coccinellidae with four new records from Pakistan (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), ZooKeys 803, pp. 93-120: 93

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.803.22543

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:44ED6C38-469D-4789-87E6-4216294D08A4

persistent identifier

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scientific name

Scymnus (Pullus) latemaculatus Motschulsky, 1858
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Scymnus (Pullus) latemaculatus Motschulsky, 1858  Fig. 21

General distribution.

Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Taiwan. (Poorani 2002; Ali 2013).

Distribution in Sindh.

Tandojam, Hyderabad, and Karachi (Ali 2013).

Host plants and prey species in Sindh.

Aphis craccivora  Koch, A. gossypii  Glover, Brevicoryne brassicae  (L.), Lipaphis erysimi  (Kaltenbach), Myzus persicae  (Sulzer), Aphis gossypii  (Glover), Hyadaphis coriandri  (Das), Hysteroneura  setariae  (Thomas), Ropalosiphum maidis  (Fitch), Therioaphis trifolii  Monell, Macrosiphum granarium  (Kby), Schizaphis graminum  (Rondani) ( Aphididae  : Homoptera  ); Phenacoccus solenopsis  (Tinsley), Ferrisia virigata  (Ckll) ( Pseudococcidae  : Homoptera  ), Drosicha mangiferae  (Green) ( Margarodidae  : Homoptera  ), Amrasca devastans  (Dist), Amrasca biguttula biguttula  (Ishida) ( Cicadellidae  : Homoptera  ); Bemisia tabaci  (Gennadius) ( Aleyrodidae  : Homoptera  ), Tetranychus atlanticus  Mog ( Acarina  : Tetranychidae  ) on mustard, lucern, cabbage, cauliflower, potato, turnip, bottle gourd, eggplant , okra, wheat, cotton, and rose plants (Ali 2013).

Comment.

Newly recorded from Pakistan.