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Pseudococcus calceolariae (citrophilus mealybug)

Synonyms: Dactylopius calceolariae; Erium calceolariae; Pseudococcus calceolariae; Pseudococcus citrophilus; Pseudococcus fragilis; Pseudococcus gahani

Ecosystems

Prey / Diet

Aeonium balsamiferum[1]
Apium graveolens (wild celery)[1]
Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Buddleja madagascariensis (smokebush)[1]
Choisya ternata[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus medica (citron)[1]
Conium maculatum (cigue tachetee)[1]
Coprosma grandifolia[2]
Coprosma lucida var. lucida[1]
Cydonia oblonga (quince)[1]
Cynara scolymus (Globe Artichoke)[1]
Daucus carota (bird's nest)[1]
Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustifolia (Florida hopbush)[1]
Ficaria verna subsp. verna[1]
Grevillea banksii (haiku)[1]
Gymnanthemum appendiculatum[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Helianthus tuberosus (Jerusalem Artichoke)[1]
Heliotropium arborescens (garden heliotrope)[1]
Hypericum perforatum (common St Johnswort)[1]
Juglans regia (English walnut)[1]
Kalanchoe beharensis (elephant's ear kalanchoe)[1]
Lavandula staechas <Unverified Name>[1]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[1]
Malus silvestris <Unverified Name>[1]
Medicago sativa (yellow alfalfa)[1]
Melaleuca irbeyana <Unverified Name>[1]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Nestegis lanceolata (white maire)[1]
Orobanche minor (hellroot)[1]
Pericallis xhybrida <Unverified Name>[2]
Phoebe indica[1]
Pinus radiata (Monterey pine)[1]
Pisum sativum (Common Pea)[1]
Pittosporum taitense (Wild Coffee)[1]
Pittosporum tobira (Japanese cheesewood)[1]
Plantago coronopus (buckhorn plantain)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Rheum rhaponticum (false rhubarb)[1]
Ribes grossularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Ribes sanguineum (redflower currant)[1]
Romex obtusifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Schinus molle (false pepper)[1]
Schizogyne sericea[1]
Sechium edule (chayote)[1]
Senna siamea (Kassod Tree)[1]
Sonchus oleraceus (Smooth Sow-Thistle)[1]
Sophora microphylla (Kowhai)[1]
Theobroma cacao (cacao)[1]
Traversia baccharoides[2]
Trifolium repens (Ladino Clover)[1]
Vicia faba (Field Bean)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]
Welwitschia mirabilis (Welwitschia)[1]

Predators

Anagyrus fusciventris[1]
Camponotus detritus (dune ant)[3]
Coccophagus gurneyi[1]
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (mealybug destroyer)[1]
Leptomastix dactylopii[1]
Nephus binaevatus[1]
Sympherobius fallax[1]
Tetracnemoidea brevicornis[1]
Tetracnemoidea mediterranea[1]
Tetracnemoidea peregrina[1]

Distribution

Australia, Sardinia, Morocco, Namibia (=South West Africa), New Zealand, Portugal, Sicily, South Africa, Spain, Ukraine, United States of America, Mexico, United Kingdom, Azores, Bulgaria, Canary Islands, Chile, China, Georgia, Ghana, Indonesia, Italy, Czech Republic, Madagascar;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009 2New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database 3The Namib: Detritus and Fog Dependence Scott Christy March 1st, 2006
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