EPPO Global Database

Chionaspis pinifoliae(PHECPI)

Distribution details in United Kingdom

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2020: Absent, unreliable record
Comments
A record appearing in ScaleNet (based on Danzig andPellizzari, 1998; Miller and Davison, 2005) needs to be confirmed, as the pest is considered to be absent in the UK Plant Health Risk Register (Defra).
References
* Danzig EM, Pellizzari G (1998) Diaspididae.. Catalogue of Palaearctic Coccoidea. Plant Protection Institute, Hungarian Academy of Sciences Budapest, Hungary 526 pp.

* INTERNET
- ScaleNet. Chionaspis pinifoliae. http://scalenet.info/catalogue/Chionaspis%20pinifoliae/
- Defra. UK Risk Register Details for Chionaspis pinifoliae. https://secure.fera.defra.gov.uk/phiw/riskRegister/viewPestRisks.cfm?cslref=9937

* Miller DR, Davidson JA (2005) Armored scale insect pests of trees and shrubs (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). Cornell University Press.