A review of the genus Neoacanthococcus Borchsenius (Hemiptera: Coccoidea: Eriococcidae) with a description of Neoacanthococcus atlihani sp nov in Turkey


Kaydan M. B. , Kozar F.

TURKIYE ENTOMOLOJI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGY, vol.34, no.2, pp.165-177, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : TURKIYE ENTOMOLOJI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.165-177

Abstract

A new species of Eriococcidae (Hemipbtera: Coccoidea), Neoacanthococcus atlihani Kaydan & Kozar sp. nov., collected on Tamarix sp. from Turkey is described and illustrated based on the adult female. A redescription and illustration of the adult female of Neoacanthococcus tamaricicola Borchsenius, 1948, are given, and a key for Tamarix-feeding eriocococids in the Palaearctic zoogeographic region is provided.