Saissetia Deplanche, 1859

Zhang, Na, Cao, Tong & Feng, Ji-Nian, 2018, Description of a new species of Saissetia from China (Hemiptera, Coccomorpha, Coccidae), ZooKeys 791, pp. 97-105: 98

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.791.27186

publication LSID

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scientific name

Saissetia Deplanche, 1859
status

 

Genus Saissetia Deplanche, 1859 

Saissetia  Deplanche, 1859: 6.

Bernardia  Ashmead, 1891: 100.

Type species.

Lecanium coffeae  Walker, 1852.

Generic diagnosis.

Adult female. Body oval, slightly or distinctly convex, H-shaped ridge distinctively present on dorsal surface. Dorsum. Derm membranous, oval or polygonal areolations. Dorsal setae coniform; dorsal tubercles present or absent; dorsal tubular ducts absent; anal plate triangular, with obvious discal seta. Margin. Marginal setae branched or apex pointed; stigmatic spines of three setae, the median spine longer than others; stigmatic cleft shallow or deep. Venter. Antennae of 6-8 segments; legs well developed, with tibio-tarsal articulation sclerosis (except in S. neglecta  ); spiracular disc-pores with 5-6 loculi; pregenital disc-pores with 10-12 loculi, present around anal plate, some on abdominal segment, a few pregenital disc-pores extend to thorax; ventral tubular ducts present in submargin.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae