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Nipaecoccus viridis (karoo thorn mealybug; Lebbeck mealybug; spherical mealybug)

Synonyms: Dactylopius perniciosus; Dactylopius vastator; Dactylopius viridis; Nipaecoccus vastator; Nipaecoccus viridis; Pseudococcus filamentosus corymbatus; Pseudococcus solitarius; Pseudococcus theae; Pseudococcus vastator; Pseudococcus viridis; Ripersia theae; Trionymus sericeus

Prey / Diet

Abelmoschus esculentus (okra)[1]
Abelmoschus manihot (sunset muskmallow)[1]
Abrus precatorius (jequerity)[1]
Acalypha indica[1]
Acanthus ilicifolius (Holly-leaved acanthus)[1]
Albizia lebbeck (raom tree)[1]
Alcea rosea (hollyhock)[1]
Annona muricata (soursop)[1]
Apium graveolens (wild celery)[1]
Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Artocarpus altilis (breadfruit)[1]
Artocarpus heterophyllus (jackfruit)[1]
Artocarpus integer (chempedak)[1]
Artocarpus integra <Unverified Name>[1]
Asparagus aethiopicus (Sprenger's Asparagus)[1]
Asparagus densiflorus (Sprenger's asparagus fern)[1]
Asparagus officinalis (garden asparagus)[1]
Averrhoa carambola (carambola)[1]
Beaumontia grandiflora[1]
Cajanus cajan (Pigeon Pea Bush)[1]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[1]
Campsis grandiflora (Chinese Trumpet Vine)[1]
Carica papaya (papaya)[1]
Casuarinia equisetifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Cicer arietinum (Chickpea)[1]
Citrus aurantiifolia (lime)[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus japonica (sour orange)[1]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Citrus maxima (shaddock)[1]
Citrus medica (citron)[1]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[1]
Clerodendron infortunatum[1]
Cochorus capsularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Coffea arabica (Arabian coffee)[1]
Coffea liberica (Liberian coffee)[1]
Corchorus capsularis (jute)[1]
Cucumis sativus (garden cucumber)[1]
Cynodon dactylon (manienie)[1]
Dalbergia sissoo (Indian Rosewood)[1]
Datura stramonium (moonflower)[1]
Emblica offinalis <Unverified Name>[1]
Eriobotrya japonica (loquat)[1]
Erythria indica <Unverified Name>[1]
Euphorbia hirta (Asthma Weed)[1]
Falcataria moluccana (peacocksplume)[1]
Ficus benghalensis (Indian banyan)[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Ficus sycamorus <Unverified Name>[1]
Flacourtia indica (governor's plum)[1]
Gelonium multiforum <Unverified Name>[1]
Glochidion rubrum[1]
Glycine max (soybean)[1]
Glycosmis pentaphylla[1]
Gossypium herbaceaum <Unverified Name>[1]
Gossypium hirsutum (upland cotton)[1]
Grevillea robusta (silkoak)[1]
Hibiscus syriacus (althea)[1]
Hygrophila schulli[1]
Intsia bijuga (ifil)[1]
Jacaranda mimosifolia (black poui)[1]
Jatropha curcs <Unverified Name>[1]
Jatropha gossypifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Jatropha integerrima (peregrina)[1]
Leucaena leucocephala (Wild mimosa)[1]
Luffa cylindrica (sponge gourd)[1]
Lycopersicon melongena <Unverified Name>[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Manihot esculenta (cassava)[1]
Morus alba (mulberry)[1]
Murraya koenigii (curryleaftree)[1]
Myrthus communis <Unverified Name>[1]
Nephelium lappaceum (rambutan)[1]
Nerium indicum[1]
Nerium indicum subsp. indicum[1]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Nyctanthes arbor-tristis (Night-flowering Jasmine)[1]
Ocimum tenuiflorum (holy basil)[1]
Paliurus spina-christi (paliurus)[1]
Peristrophe bicalyalata <Unverified Name>[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phoenix atlantica (date palm)[1]
Phyllanthus amarus (carry me seed)[1]
Phyllanthus emblica (emblic)[1]
Plumeria rubra (frangipani)[1]
Portulaca grandiflora (rose moss)[1]
Protulaca grandiflora <Unverified Name>[1]
Psophocarpus tetragonolobus (Winged Bean)[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Salvia splendens (scarlet sage)[1]
Sanchezia noblis <Unverified Name>[1]
Schleinitzia insularum (Ohai)[1]
Scolopia macrophylla (batoko plum)[1]
Senegalia modesta[1]
Serianthus nelsonii <Unverified Name>[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Spathodea campanulata (rarningobchey)[1]
Streblus asper (Siamese rough bush)[1]
Tabebuia heterophylla (white cedar)[1]
Tagetes erecta (Mexican marigold)[1]
Tamarindus indica (Tamarind)[1]
Thespesia populnea (Portia tree)[1]
Trachelospermum lucidum[1]
Vachellia nilotica (Gum Arabic Tree)[1]
Vigna radiata (Amberique)[1]
Vitex negunda <Unverified Name>[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]
Ziziphus mauritiana (Indian jujube)[1]

Predators

Achrysopophagus aegyptiacas <Unverified Name>[1]
Aenasius indicus[1]
Alamella flava[1]
Anagyrus aegyptiacus[1]
Anagyrus agraensis[1]
Anagyrus almoriensis[1]
Anagyrus aurantifrons[1]
Anagyrus dactylopii[1]
Anagyrus indicus[1]
Anagyrus mirzai[1]
Anagyrus nigroradictatus <Unverified Name>[1]
Anagyrus pseudococci[1]
Anagyrus scutomacutalus <Unverified Name>[1]
Cerchysius laticeps[1]
Chartocerus fimbriae[1]
Chartocerus hyalipennis[1]
Chartocerus kerrichi[1]
Chartocerus kurdjumovi[1]
Chartocerus subaeneus <Unverified Name>[1]
Cheiloneurus albituniculus <Unverified Name>[1]
Chilocorus haematocephalus <Unverified Name>[1]
Chrysoperla carnea (Green Lacewing)[1]
Coccophagus cowperi[1]
Coccophagus perthispidis <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccophagus pseudococci[1]
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (mealybug destroyer)[1]
Diadiplosis coccidivora[1]
Diadiplosis koebelei[1]
Dicrodiplosis manihoti[1]
Dicrodiplosis near pseudococci <Unverified Name>[1]
Dicrodiplosis pseudococci[1]
ELeptomastidea alleni <Unverified Name>[1]
Echtroplexis terebratus <Unverified Name>[1]
Euryischomyia washingtoni[1]
Exochomus nigripennis <Unverified Name>[1]
Gitona perspicax <Unverified Name>[1]
Gyranusoidea indica[1]
Homalotylus albiclavatus[1]
Homalotylus eytelweinii[1]
Homalotylus flaminis <Unverified Name>[1]
Homalotylus indicus[1]
Hyperaspip maindroni <Unverified Name>[1]
Hyperaspis pumila <Unverified Name>[1]
Leptomastidea alleni[1]
Leptomastix dactylopii[1]
Leptomastix flava[1]
Leptomastix gunturensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Leptomastix nigrocoxalis[1]
Marietta leopardiana <Unverified Name>[1]
Nephus bipunctatus[1]
Nephus regularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Nephus roepki <Unverified Name>[1]
Parechthrodryinus albiclavatus[1]
Prochiloneurus aegyptiacus[1]
Prochiloneurus albifuniculus[1]
Prochiloneurus indicus[1]
Prochiloneurus insolitis <Unverified Name>[1]
Prochiloneurus io[1]
Prochiloneurus testaceus[1]
Promuscidea unfaciativentris <Unverified Name>[1]
Scymnus fuscatus <Unverified Name>[1]
Scymnus syriacus <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Hong Kong, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Northern Mariana Islands, Nigeria, Oman, Niger, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, Uganda, Mexico, Mali, New Caledonia, Senegal, Solomon Islands, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tuvalu, Vietnam, Zimbabwe, Malaysia, Israel, Togo, Angola, Jordan, Algeria, Malawi, Australia, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Benin, Burkina Faso, China, Comoros, Côte d'Ivoire (=Ivory Coast), Egypt, Eritrea, Kiribati, Afghanistan, Guam, Madagascar, Kenya, Kampuchea (=Cambodia), Japan, Iraq, Iran, Indonesia, India, Hawaiian Islands;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
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