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Ferrisia virgata (grey mealybug; striped mealybug; white-tailed mealybug; striped mealy bug)

Synonyms: Dactylopius ceriferus; Dactylopius dasylirii; Dactylopius magnolicida; Dactylopius segregatus; Dactylopius setosus; Dactylopius talini; Dactylopius virgatus; Dactylopius virgatus farinosus; Dactylopius virgatus humilis; Dactylopius virgatus madagascariensis; Ferrisia virgata; Ferrisiana setosus; Ferrisiana virgata; Pseudococcus bicaudatus; Pseudococcus dasylirii; Pseudococcus magnolicida; Pseudococcus marchali; Pseudococcus segregatus; Pseudococcus virgatus; Pseudococcus virgatus farinosus; Pseudococcus virgatus humilis; Pseudococcus virgatus madagascariensis

Wikipedia Abstract

Ferrisia virgata, commonly known as the striped mealybug, is a species of mealybug belonging to the Pseudococcidae family. Ferrisia virgata parasitizes different crops including cottonplants. Female species are between the 4 and 4,5 millimeters long. The species was discovered and described by Theodore Dru Alison Cockerell in 1893.
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Prey / Diet

Abutilon mauritiense <Unverified Name>[1]
Acalypha hispida (red-hot cat's tail)[1]
Acalypha indica[1]
Achyranthes aspera var. aspera[1]
Ageratum mexicana <Unverified Name>[1]
Albizia cariba <Unverified Name>[1]
Albizia lebek <Unverified Name>[1]
Albizia saman (Rain Tree)[1]
Althernanthera amabilis <Unverified Name>[1]
Althernanthera versicolor <Unverified Name>[1]
Amaranthus caudatus (love-lies-bleeding)[1]
Amaranthus oblitum <Unverified Name>[1]
Amaranthus viridis (slender amaranth)[1]
Amphilophium paniculatum (liana de cuello)[1]
Amphimas pterocarpoides (Bokanga)[1]
Anacardium occidentale (cashew)[1]
Ananas comosus (pineapple)[1]
Andira inermis (cabbagebark tree)[1]
Annona cherimola (cherimoya)[1]
Annona muricata (soursop)[1]
Annona reticulata (custard apple)[1]
Annona squamosa (sugar apple)[1]
Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Areca catechu (betel palm)[1]
Artocarpus altilis (breadfruit)[1]
Asparagus setaceus (common asparagus fern)[1]
Augusta rivalis[1]
Azadirachta indica (neem)[1]
Basella alba (Ceylon spinach)[1]
Bixa orellana (lipsticktree)[1]
Brassica oleraceae <Unverified Name>[1]
Caesalpinia crista (gray nicker)[1]
Caesalpinia pulcherrima (dwarf poinciana)[1]
Cajanus cajan (Pigeon Pea Bush)[1]
Calliandra haematocephala (Powder-puff Tree)[1]
Calophyllum inophyllum (Alexandrian laurel)[1]
Canna indica (Indian shot)[1]
Carica papaya (papaya)[1]
Cascabela thevetia (luckynut)[1]
Cassia fistula (Pudding-pipe Tree)[1]
Cassia gaudichaudi <Unverified Name>[1]
Casuarina equisetifolia (common ironwood)[1]
Casuarina oligodon[1]
Centella eriantha[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus grandis (shaddock)[1]
Citrus japonica (sour orange)[1]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Cleome rutidosperma (consumption weed)[1]
Coccinea indica <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccoloba uvifera (seagrape)[1]
Cocculus laurifolius (laurel-leaved snail tree)[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Codiaeum variegatum (garden croton)[1]
Coffea arabica (Arabian coffee)[1]
Coffea canephora (robusta coffee)[1]
Colocasia fontanesii (coco yam)[1]
Cordyline fruticosa (tiplant)[1]
Cucumis callosus (cantaloupe)[1]
Cucurbita maxima (winter squash)[1]
Cucurbita pepo (field pumpkin)[1]
Cyathula prostrata (pastureweed)[1]
Cynodon dactylon (manienie)[1]
Cyperus rotundus (nutgrass)[1]
Cyrtosperma merkusii (gallan)[1]
Dasylirion wheeleri (common sotol)[1]
Datura innoxia (sacred datura)[1]
Desmodium abyssinica <Unverified Name>[1]
Diospyros ebenum (ebony)[1]
Discorea esculenta <Unverified Name>[1]
Dolichos tablab <Unverified Name>[1]
Duranta erecta (golden dewdrops)[1]
Durio kutjensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Echinochloa colonum <Unverified Name>[1]
Elaeis guineensis (African oil palm)[1]
Erythrina fusca (bucayo)[1]
Erythrina variegata (Indian Coral Tree)[1]
Erythroxylum tortuosum[1]
Euphorbia pulcherrima (poinsettia)[1]
Ficus benghalensis (Indian banyan)[1]
Ficus mcbridei <Unverified Name>[1]
Ficus membranacea[1]
Ficus petiolaris[1]
Ficus religiosa (peepul tree)[1]
Gardenia jasminoides (Cape jasmine)[1]
Gliricidia sepium (quickstick)[1]
Glycine max (soybean)[1]
Gossypium hirsutum (upland cotton)[1]
Grevillea robusta (silkoak)[1]
Guazuma invira (bastardcedar)[1]
Guettarda speciosa (beach gardenia)[1]
Herrania nitida[1]
Hevea brasiliensis (rubber tree)[1]
Hibiscus esculenta <Unverified Name>[1]
Hibiscus mutabilis (Dixie rosemallow)[1]
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (chinese hibiscus)[1]
Indigofera hirsuta (roughhairy indigo)[1]
Inocarpus fagifer (Tahitian Chestnut)[1]
Ipomoea hederacea (ivy-leaf mornin-glory)[1]
Ixora microphylla[1]
Laguncularia racemosa (white mangrove)[1]
Lantana camara (lantana)[1]
Lawsonia inermis (henna)[1]
Leucaena leucocephala (Wild mimosa)[1]
Litchi chinensis (lychee)[1]
Macaranga heudolotii <Unverified Name>[1]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Manihot aesculifolia[1]
Manihot carthaginensis[1]
Manihot carthaginensis subsp. glaziovii (ceara rubbertree)[1]
Manihot esculenta (cassava)[1]
Manilkara zapota (sapodilla)[1]
Marantochloa leucantha[1]
Medicago sativa (yellow alfalfa)[1]
Mimosa pudica (shameplant)[1]
Mimusops elengi (Spanish cherry)[1]
Mitragyna situlosa <Unverified Name>[1]
Moquiniastrum pulchrum[1]
Morinda bracteata (Indian mulberry)[1]
Morus alba (mulberry)[1]
Murdannia nudiflora (nakedstem dewflower)[1]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Nephelim lappaceum <Unverified Name>[1]
Nerium indicum[1]
Nesogordonia papaverifera[1]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Paliurus spina-christi (paliurus)[1]
Parthenium bipinnatifidum (Santa Maria feverfew)[1]
Patinoa paraensis[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phoenix atlantica (date palm)[1]
Phyllanthus emblica (emblic)[1]
Phyllanthus niruri (gale of the wind)[1]
Phyllanthus pulcher (tropical leaf-flower)[1]
Piper belle <Unverified Name>[1]
Piper guineense (pepper)[1]
Piper nigrum (black pepper)[1]
Piper retrofractum (Javanese long pepper)[1]
Pithecellobium dulce (monkeypod)[1]
Plumaria acutifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Plumeria alba (nosegaytree)[1]
Plumeria rubra (frangipani)[1]
Polianthes tuberosa (Tuberose)[1]
Pongamia pinnata (Vesivesi)[1]
Premna serratifolia (premna)[1]
Prosopis juliflora (mesquite)[1]
Psydrax subcordata var. subcordata[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Rheum rhaponticum (false rhubarb)[1]
Rhoeidum microphyllum <Unverified Name>[1]
Rhynchospora cephalotes[1]
Ricinodendron heudelotii subsp. africanum[1]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Salvadora persica (Real Mustard Tree)[1]
Salvia reflexa (lanceleaf sage)[1]
Senegalia pennata[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Sophora tomentosa (yellow necklacepod)[1]
Spathodea campanulata (rarningobchey)[1]
Spondias purpurea (purple mombin)[1]
Sterculia tragacantha (sterculia)[1]
Synedrella nodiflora (nodeweed)[1]
Tagetes minuta (Mexican Marigold)[1]
Tephrosia purpurea (fishpoison)[1]
Terminalia catappa (india almond)[1]
Terminalia superba (superb terminalia)[1]
Theobroma cacao (cacao)[1]
Theobroma subincatum <Unverified Name>[1]
Toxicodendron radicans (poison ivy)[1]
Tribulus cistoides (puncture vine)[1]
Tribulus terrestris (puncturevine)[1]
Trichosanthes dioica (pointed gourd)[1]
Vachellia farnesiana (Ellington curse)[1]
Vigna unguiculata subsp. unguiculata (Black-eyed Pea)[1]
Vismia baccifera[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]
Waltheria ovata[1]
Xanthosoma sagittifolium (yautia amarilla)[1]
Zingiber officinale (Ginger)[1]

Predators

Aenasius advena[1]
Aenasius chilecito[1]
Allograpta javana[1]
Anagyrus argyrus[1]
Anagyrus coccidivorus[1]
Anagyrus kamali[1]
Anagyrus quadri <Unverified Name>[1]
Anagyrus subproximus[1]
Anicetus annulatus[1]
Anusioptera aureocincta[1]
Blepyrus insularis[1]
Chartocerus subaeneus <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccodiplosis coffeae[1]
Diadiplosis coccidivora[1]
Exochomus melanocephalus <Unverified Name>[1]
Exochomus nigromaculatus <Unverified Name>[1]
Geocoris tricolor <Unverified Name>[1]
Gyranusoidea citrina[1]
Gyranusoidea indica[1]
Homalotylus vicinus[1]
Hyperaspis vingigurrae <Unverified Name>[1]
Leptomastidea abnormis[1]
Leptomastix dactylopii[1]
Nephus regularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Prochiloneurus aegyptiacus[1]
Pseudaphycus debachi[1]
Pseudaphycus ferrisianae[1]
Pullus coccidivora <Unverified Name>[1]
Scymnus ochroderus <Unverified Name>[1]
Scymnus syriacus <Unverified Name>[1]
Xanthogramma javanna <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Dominica, Seychelles, Saudi Arabia, Paraguay, Rodriques Island, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Philippines, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis Islands, Papua New Guinea, Panama, Northern Mariana Islands, Mexico, Martinique, Solomon Islands, United States of America, Marshall Islands, New Caledonia, Trinidad and Tobago, Western Samoa, Wake Island, Vietnam, Venezuela, Vanuatu (=New Hebrides), Nicaragua, Uganda, U.S. Virgin Islands, Tuvalu, South Africa, Tonga, Thailand, Tanzania, Taiwan, Suriname, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Madagascar, Bolivia, Côte d'Ivoire (=Ivory Coast), Costa Rica, Cook Islands, Congo, Comoros, Colombia, China, Cuba, Brit. Indian Ocean Terr. (=Chagos Arch.), Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Belize, Bahamas, Australia, Argentina, Kiribati, Palau, Antigua and Barbuda, Kampuchea (=Cambodia), Brazil, Kenya, Japan, Jamaica, Indonesia, India, Honduras, Guyana, Federated States of Micronesia, Ecuador, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Galapagos Islands, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea;

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Citations

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