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Dysmicoccus boninsis (citrophilus mealybug; gray sugarcane mealybug)

Synonyms: Dactylopius boninsis; Dysmicoccus boniansis; Dysmicoccus boninsis; Erium boninense; Erium taiwanum; Pseudococcus aegyptiacus; Pseudococcus boninensis; Pseudococcus boninsis; Pseudococcus heterospinus; Pseudococcus zeae; Trionymus boninsis; Trionymus kayashimai; Trionymus taiwanus; Vryburgia graminea

Prey / Diet

Brachiaria mutica (perennial buffalo grass)[1]
Cissus rombifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Coix lacryma-jobi (Job's tears)[1]
Cortaderia argentata <Unverified Name>[1]
Cymbopogon citratus (lemon grass)[1]
Cynodon dactylon (manienie)[1]
Digitaria sanguinalis (redhair crabgrass)[1]
Echinochloa colonum <Unverified Name>[1]
Eragrostis variabilis (kawelu)[1]
Gynerium saggitatum <Unverified Name>[1]
Lasiacis divaricata (smallcane)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Panicum maximum (Guinea Grass)[1]
Paspalum distichum (knotgrass)[1]
Saccharum arundinaceum (Hardy Sugar Cane)[1]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Saccharum spontaneum (loa)[1]
Sorghum arundinaceum[1]
Sorghum halepense (aleppo milletgrass)[1]
Stenotaphrum secundatum (St. Augustine grass)[1]
Thysanolaena latifolia (tiger grass)[1]
Zea mays (corn)[1]

Predators

Pseudaphycus mundus[1]
Pseudococcobius terryi[1]
Rhopus nigriclavatus <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Federated States of Micronesia, Montserrat, Panama, Palau, Northern Mariana Islands, Niue, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Mexico, Taiwan, Western Samoa, Martinique, New Britain, Rodriques Island, Ryukyu Islands (=Nansei Shoto), Sicily, Suriname, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tromelin Island, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, United States of America, Venezuela, Malaysia, South Africa, Brazil, Madeira Islands, Mozambique, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Australia, Bahamas, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara-Gunto), Afghanistan, China, Colombia, Côte d'Ivoire (=Ivory Coast), Cuba, Jamaica, Bermuda, Japan, Dominican Republic, Iran, Hawaiian Islands, Haiti, Guam, Guadeloupe, Grenada, Fiji, Egypt, Ecuador;

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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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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access