Corythauma ayyari (Drake)

Guilbert, Eric & Guidoti, Marcus, 2018, New species and new records of Tingidae (Hemiptera. Heteroptera) from Thailand, Zootaxa 4482 (2), pp. 274-296: 289

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4482.2.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:098C7612-3D81-4916-824C-592A3997DE78

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/FB5E87A0-0821-3F09-FF26-387D0627F5D4

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Corythauma ayyari (Drake)
status

 

Corythauma ayyari (Drake) 

Leptopharsa ayyari Drake 1933  , p. 1016

Material examined. 5M, 4F, 10 larvae, Bangkok, 12m, 23.IV.1958, "infesting Jasmine ", T.C. Maa coll., BPBMAbout BPBM  ; 1M, Pethburi, Huai Sat Yai, 20.III.2001, secondary forest, leg P. grootaert, coll. IRScNB. 1M, Tiger project, Loei, Phu Kradueng NP, Forest protection unit Loei.5 ( Phakbung ), 16°50.54'N 101°41.663'E 406m, Pan trap 12–13.ii.2007, Wuthicahi kwanjam leg. T1493, QSBG.GoogleMaps 

Comments. This species was known previously from India, Indonesia ( Drake & Ruhoff 1965a), Laos ( Guilbert 2007), Vietnam ( Guilbert 2015). It has been recently introduced into France ( Streito et al. 2010) and Italy ( Pedata et al. 2013) feeding on Jasminium  sp. It may have reached USA according to recent observations (not published).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Tingidae

Genus

Corythauma