Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret)

Suh, Soo-Jung & Hyun, Ik-Hwa, 2015, A preliminary checklist of scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) intercepted in Korea on dracaena and ficus plants (Asparagales: Asparagaceae, Rosales: Moraceae) imported from southern Asia, Insecta Mundi 2015 (432), pp. 1-13: 5

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5182311

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DA28ACAD-BAD9-435D-AE8B-557AE7B42020

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5191537

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/EA3C87D3-FE10-FFCC-FF3A-FA1BFADBF4E7

treatment provided by

Felipe

scientific name

Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret)
status

 

Pinnaspis aspidistrae (Signoret)  

Diagnosis. Adult female cover oyster-shell shaped, light to dark brown; shed skins marginal, yellow to brown. Body elongate, fusiform with two defined pairs of lobes; yoked median lobes closely appressed together, protruding less than or about the same distance as second lobes; preanal sclerosis lacking or represented only by faint sclerotized patches; perispiracles pores present, each anterior spiracles with about 16 pores, posterior spiracles with about four pores; perivulvar pores present in 5 groups.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Hemiptera

Family

Diaspididae

Genus

Pinnaspis