EPPO Global Database

Pseudococcus viburni(PSECOB)

Last modification: 2002-10-04

Basic information
  • EPPO code: PSECOB
  • Preferred name: Pseudococcus viburni
  • Authority: (Signoret)


Native to South America, but now distributed throughout most of the world

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Dactylopius affinis Maskell
Pseudococcus affinis (Maskell)
Pseudococcus obscurus Essig

Common names
Name Language
Californian mealybug English
glasshouse mealybug English
greenhouse mealybug English
obscure mealybug English
tuber mealybug English
Affinis-Schmierlaus German
cochenille farineuse French
chanchito blanco Spanish
chinche harinoso Spanish
cochinilla harinosa Spanish
affiniswolluis Dutch
cochonilha-farinhenta Portuguese
приморский мучнистый червец Russian