EPPO Global Database

Pseudococcus viburni(PSECOB)

Distribution details in Italy

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2007: Present, no details
* Arzone A (1983) [Pseudococcus obscurus and Cryptolaemus montrouzieri in Turin]. Atti, Congresso Nazionale Italiano di Entomologia 13, 449-452 (abst.).
------- On Cercis siliquastrum in avenues in Torino.

* Ben-Dov Y (1994) A systematic catalogue of the mealybugs of the world (Insecta: Homoptera: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae and Putoidae) with data on geographical distribution, host plants, biology and economic importance. Intercept Limited, Andover (GB), 686 pp.

* Gimpel WF, Miller DR (1996) Systematic analysis of the mealybugs in the Pseudococcus maritimus complex (Homoptera: Pseudococcidae). Contributions on Entomology, International 2, 1-163.

ScaleNet. Pseudococcus viburni. http://www.sel.barc.usda.gov/catalogs/pseudoco/Pseudococcusviburni.htm

* Lupi D, Suss L (2002) Pseudococcus viburni (Signoret) (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) nocivo in frutticoltura nell’Italia centrale. Bollettino di Zoologia Agraria e Bachicoltura 34(1), 45-54.
------- In fruit tree growing areas near Viterbo.

* Mazzeo G, Suma P, Russo A (2007) Scale insects on succulent plants in Southern Italy. Proceedings of the XI International Symposium on scale insect studies (Oeiras, PT, 2007-09-24/27), 149-152.
------- Southern Italy on succulent plants (Aptenia cordifolia, Eriocactus).

* Pellizzari G, Fontana P (1996) [Contribution to the knowledge of Homoptera Coccoidea of Sardinia with description of a new species]. Bollettino di Zoologia Agraria e di Bachicoltura 28, 119-140.
------- Sardegna.

* Russo A, Mazzeo G (1997) [Contribution to the zoogeographical study of coccid fauna from Sicily]. Naturalista siciliano IV, XXI:(1-2) 45-55.
------- Sicilia.

* Tranfaglia A (1972/1973) [Studies on Homoptera Coccoidea. I. - On the discovery in Campania of Pseudococcus obscurus Essig, a species new to the Italian fauna]. Bollettino del Laboratorio di Entomologia Agraria 'Filippo Silvestri' Portici 30, 294-299 (abst.).
Situation in neighbouring countries
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