Eriococcus spurius (Modeer),

Moghaddam, Masumeh, 2013, An annotated checklist of the scale insects of Iran (Hemiptera, Sternorrhyncha, Coccoidea) with new records and distribution data, ZooKeys 334, pp. 1-92: 51-52

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Eriococcus spurius (Modeer)


Eriococcus spurius (Modeer) 

Coccus spurius  Modeer, 1778: 43. Gossyparia spuria  Cockerell, 1899.

Iran localities.

Esfahan, Fars, Golestan, Hamadan, Kerman, Markazi.

Host plants.

Ulmaceae  : Ulmus carpenifolia  .


Ben-Dov et al. (2013), Bodenheimer (1944), Farahbakhsh (1961), Hoy (1963), Kaussari (1946, 1957), Kozár (1998), Kozár et al. (1996), Moghaddam (2009, 2010) and Moghaddam and Tavakoli (2010).