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Phenacoccus gossypii (Mexican mealybug)

Synonyms: Phenacoccus gossypii; Phenacoccus helianthi gossypii

Prey / Diet

Ampelopsis arborea (peppervine)[1]
Borrichia arborescens (tree seaside tansy)[1]
Borrichia frutescens (bushy seaside tansy)[1]
Capsicum annuum (cayenne pepper)[1]
Carphephorus odoratissimus (vanillaleaf)[1]
Eriobotrya japonica (loquat)[1]
Geranium robertianum (Robert geranium)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Perezia bellidifolia[1]
Phaseolus vulgaris (Common Bean)[1]
Senecio kempferi <Unverified Name>[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]

Predators

Acerophagus pallidus[1]
Coccophagus gurneyi[1]
Hyperaspis onerata <Unverified Name>[1]
Leptomastix dactylopii[1]
Scymnus bilucernarius <Unverified Name>[1]
Scymnus ochroderus <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Japan, Spain, United States of America, Mexico, Bahamas, Sicily;

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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