Pseudococcus


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Noun1.Pseudococcus - type genus of the Pseudococcidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Pseudococcidae, Pseudococcidae - scalelike insects: mealybugs
Comstock mealybug, Comstock's mealybug, Pseudococcus comstocki - Asiatic insect introduced accidentally into United States; pest on citrus and apple trees
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The obscure mealybug Pseudococcus viburni (Signoret) is a polyphagous insect recorded from 236 host-plant genera in 89 families (Garcia Morales et al.
Host suitability, quality and host size preference of Leptomastix epona and Pseudaphycus avidulus, two endoparasitoids of the mealybug Pseudococcus viburni, and host size effect on parasitoid sex ratio and clutch size.
This parasitoid is native to South America and is associated with many coccids of the genera Pulvinaria, Saissetia, Coccus, Eulecanium, Ceroplastes Pseudococcus, and Ischnaspis (DE SANTIS, 1980; MURUA; FIDALGO, 2001; PRADO et al.
Entre las plagas mas importantes, Faura (1967), cita a la "queresa harinosa" Pseudococcus maritimus Ehrhron como unica plaga para Chanchamayo.
Si bien son considerados plagas secundarias, la especie Pseudococcus viburni (Signoret) presenta estatus cuarentenario para algunos mercados como el de Mexico (Cichon et al.
Chemical and integrated control of long tailed mealybug, Pseudococcus longispinus (Targioni-tozzetri), (Hemiptera: Coccidae) in riverland of south Africa.
Genotypes suppressing meiotic drive of a B chromosome in the mealy bug Pseudococcus obscurus.
Por otra parte, depreda una gran variedad de insectos escama, de los cuales se mencionan a Cerococcus, Ceroplastes, Coccus, Iceria, Kermes, Pseudococcus, entre otros (Forbes 1923, Clausen 1972, Solis 2008); ademas se reporta como depredador ocasional de Toumeyella lignumvitae Williams (Williams 1993) y como depredador comun de Lecanium nigrofasciatum Pergande (Simanton 1916).
The role of predators and attendant ants in the regulation and persistence of a population of the citrus mealybug Pseudococcus citriculus in a Satsuma orange orchard.
The effect of the humidity of the environment on sex ratios from over-aged ova of Pseudococcus citri (Risso).