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Saccharicoccus sacchari (pink sugarcane mealybug; pink sugar-cane mealybug)

Synonyms: Dactylopius sacchari; Dactylopius sacchari brasiliensis; Erium sacchari; Pseudococcus sacchari; Soccharicoccus sacchari; Trionymus praegrandis; Trionymus sacchari

Prey / Diet

Cymbopogon caccius <Unverified Name>[1]
Miscanthus floridulus (sawgrass)[1]
Oryza sativa (rice)[1]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Saccharum spontaneum subsp. aegyptiacum[1]
Sorghum halepense (aleppo milletgrass)[1]

Predators

Anagyrus greeni[1]
Anagyrus pseudococci[1]
Anagyrus saccharicola[1]
Anoplolepis tenella[2]
Aspergillus flavus[1]
Chartocerus subaeneus <Unverified Name>[1]
Hyperaspis limbatus <Unverified Name>[1]
Hyperaspis notata <Unverified Name>[1]
Hyperaspis trilineata[1]
Leptomastidea abnormis[1]
Neastymachus delhiensis[1]
Parachrysocharis javensis[1]
Rhopus nigroclavatus[1]
Scoloposcelis parallelus <Unverified Name>[1]
Thysamus ranae <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Federated States of Micronesia, Palau, Philippines, Mexico, Peru, Rodriques Island, Papua New Guinea, Panama, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Pakistan, Malaysia, Nicaragua, Zimbabwe, Montserrat, Saint Kitts and Nevis Islands, Vanuatu (=New Hebrides), Martinique, Taiwan, Malawi, New Caledonia, Vietnam, Venezuela, Uruguay, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Tonga, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Sri Lanka, South Africa, Somalia, Solomon Islands, San Marino, Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Costa Rica, Colombia, China, Brazil, Ecuador, Bolivia, Angola, Bangladesh, Bahamas, Australia, Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Northern Mariana Islands, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara-Gunto), India, Madeira Islands, Kenya, Jamaica, Egypt, Indonesia, Madagascar, Honduras, Hawaiian Islands, Guatemala, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Polynesia, Fiji, Guyana, Israel, El Salvador;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
2Foraging activity and diet of the ant, Anoplolepis tenella Santschi (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), in southern Cameroon, A. Fotso Kuate, M. Tindo, R. Hanna, M. Kenne & G. Goergen, African Entomology 16(1): 107–114 (2008)
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