Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758 )

Mille, Christian, Henderson, Rosa C., Cazères, Sylvie & Jourdan, Hervé, 2016, Checklist of the scale insects (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Coccomorpha) of New Caledonia, Zoosystema 38 (2), pp. 129-176: 138

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http://doi.org/ 10.5252/z2016n2a1

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scientific name

Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758 )
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Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758)  

Coccus aonidum Linnaeus, 1758: 455   .

PUBLISHED RECORDS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Cohic (1956, 1958a); Brun & Chazeau (1986).

DISTRIBUTION IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Everywhere but not at high altitudes ( Cohic 1958a).

OTHER RECORDS. — Almost cosmopolitan.

HOST- PLANTS IN NEW CALEDONIA. — Highly polyphagous, Agathis   spp., Aleurites moluccana   , Annona   spp., Arecaceae   , Aspidistra   spp., Barringtonia asiatica   , Bauhinia variegata   , Calophyllum inophyllum   , Citrus   spp., Cocos nucifera   , Dodonaea viscosa   , Eriobotrya japonica, Fragraea   spp., Ficus   spp., Gardenia   spp., Gerbera   spp., Gladiolus   spp., Jasminum   spp., Latania commersonii   , Laurus nobilis   , Leucopogon   spp., Mangifera indica   , Melaleuca quinquenervia   , Musa   spp., Nerium oleander   , Nothofagus aequilateralis   , Pandanus   spp., Rosa   spp., Sansevieria   spp., Santalum austrocaledonicum   , Syzygium cumini   , Tamarindus indica   ( Cohic 1956, 1958a; Brun & Chazeau 1986).

BIOLOGICAL AGENTS. — Aphytis chrysomphali   and Encarsia citrina   ( Hymenoptera   : Aphelinidae   ).

NOTE. — Populations of C. aonidum   seem to be under biological control ( Cohic 1958a). Not rated as an economic species.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Chrysomphalus

Loc

Chrysomphalus aonidum ( Linnaeus, 1758 )

Mille, Christian, Henderson, Rosa C., Cazères, Sylvie & Jourdan, Hervé 2016
2016
Loc

Coccus aonidum

LINNAEUS C. 1758: 455
1758