Pulvinaria floccifera (Westwood, 1870)

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: 505

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.4930749

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03FC0D62-C46D-FF91-A1F9-A910D80F25EB

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pulvinaria floccifera (Westwood, 1870)
status

 

Pulvinaria floccifera (Westwood, 1870)  

Recorded by Borg (1932) as being frequent on orange and bay trees at San Anton Gardens and its neighbourhood in Spring and early Summer, but much less frequent later in the season.

Material examined: MALTA, Rabat, 12.iii.1994, 1 ♀ on Pittosporum sp.   , GW   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Coccidae

Genus

Pulvinaria