Contigaspis sarkissiani (Kaussari & Balachowsky)

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: 18

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.334.5818

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scientific name

Contigaspis sarkissiani (Kaussari & Balachowsky)
status

 

Contigaspis sarkissiani (Kaussari & Balachowsky)  

Paragadaspis sarkissiani   Kaussari & Balachowsky in Balachowsky 1954: 162.

Iran localities.

Esfahan, Golestan, Kerman, Yazd.

Host plants.

Asteraceae   : Artemisia   sp.; Boraginaceae   : Heliotropium   sp.; Fabaceae   : Astragalus   sp.

References.

Balachowsky (1954), Ben-Dov et al. (2013), Borchsenius (1966), Farahbakhsh (1961), Kaussari (1955, 1964), Kozár (1998), Kozár et al. (1996), Moghaddam (2004, 2010) and Seghatoleslami (1977).

Notes.

This is the first record of Contigaspis sarkissiani   from the plant family Fabaceae   .