Pollinia pollini, Targioni-Tozzetti, 1868

Mifsud, David, Mazzeo, Gaetana, Russo, Agatino & Watson, Gillian W., 2014, The scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) of the Maltese Archipelago, Zootaxa 3866 (4), pp. 499-525: 502

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3866.4.3

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:362D4DC7-7505-42C1-B438-9B195B48125C

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5494825

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FC0D62-C468-FF93-A1F9-AC4CD8EE27EA

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pollinia pollini
status

 

Pollinia pollini   (Costa, 1857)

Recorded by Haber & Mifsud (2007) as relatively common on Olea europea   . In unpublished correspondence by D.J. Williams of the Commonwealth Institute of Entomology, London to J.M. Wilkinson of the Government of Malta, dated 4 th February 1970, the presence of this scale insect was confirmed from material collected in   Malta at that time, indicating its presence in Malta earlier than the records in Haber & Mifsud (2007).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Aclerdidae

Genus

Pollinia