Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

List of noxious insects (in German E. Africa).

Abstract

In addition to various pantophagous ACBIDIIDAE and wood-boring APIDAE the following is a list of injurious insects recorded in German East Africa: -
ORTHOPTERA: Mataeus orientalis, Karsch-Ficus elástica; Con-ocephalus nitidulus, Scop.-sorghum, rice; Módica verrucifera, Karsch-sisal; Gryllotalpa africana -herbaceous crops; Gryllus sp.-Ceara rubber, vegetables.
ISOPTERA: Coptotennes ainanii, Sjöst., Eutermesusambariensis, Sjöst.-timber in buildings; Termes natalensis, Hav.-rubber trees; Termes badius, Hav.-coffee.
COLEÓPTERA: Oryctes monoceios, Ol., O. boas, F., O. cristatus, Snell, Temnorrhynchus sansibaricus, Kolbe, Tetralobus flabelli-cormis, L., Diocalondra fnimenti, F., Rhynchophorus phoenicis, F.-coconut.
Popillia hilaris, Kr., Epilackna polymorpka. Gerst., E. matro-nula, Wse., E. similis, Thb., Syagrus puncticollis, Lef., Dicas-tious gerstaeckeri Fst., Epipedosoma laticolle, Klb., Systates pollinosus, Gerst., Apion xanthostylum, Wgn., Alcides brevi-rostris, Boh.-cotton.
Trogosita, mauritanica, L., Silcanus surinamensis, F., Laemo-phloeus pusillus, Schli., Tribolium castaneum, Hbst., T. con-fiisum, DUV., Calandra oryzae[Sitophilus oryzae], L.-seeds and stores.
Epilaclma polyrnorpha, Gerst., E. matronula, Wse., E. similis, Thb., E. fulvosianata, Reiche, Lauria -inlloxa, F., Callispa Kilimana, Klb., Oides collaris, Baly, Hispa striaticollis, F., Systates pollinosus, Gerst.-maize.
Idacantha magna, Wse., Author es leuconotus, Pasc., Nitoons usambica, 'Klb., Anatraffus ornatus, Klb., Brea, marmorata, Gerst., Coptops aedifcator. F., Penhammus pauper, Klb., Pachydissus hector, Klb., Ceroplesis adspersa, Pase., C. conradti. Klb., Araeocerus fasciculatus, de G., Phloeobius catenatus, Klb., P. pústulosus, Gerst., Dicasticus ferstaeckeri, Fst., Systates pollinosus, Gerst., S. irreyularis, Fst., Rhadinoscapus nociturus, Klb., Xyleborux morstatti, Haged., X. aulmanni, Haged.-coffee.
Lagria villosa, F., Ceralces ferrugineus, Gerst., Oides collaris, Baly, Inesida, leprosa, F., Sternotomis liolie-mani, Cliev., Mallodon downesi, Hope, Systates irregularis, Fst., Polyrhabdotus trans-versalis, Fst.-rubber.
Popillia Jnlaris, Kr.-wattle; Epilachna canina, F., E. chryso-melina, Ootheca mutabilis, Salilb.-sesamum; Phonapate por-recta, Leslie.-African mahogany; Bruchus sinensis, L., B. ornatus, Bob., Araeocerus fasciculatus, de G., Apion -varium, Wgn., Apion fuliginosum, Wgn.-cowpea; Bruchus ornatus[Callosobruchus maculatus], Boh.-Dolichos lablab; Apion varium, 'Wgn., Ootheca mutOr bilis, Sahib.-beans; Epilachna clirysomelina, F.-Cucurbitaceae; Mylabris amplectens, Gerst., M. difurca, Gerst.-vegetables; Colasposoma compactum, Gerst.-sisal; Diastocera reticulata, Thorns.-kapok; Tragocepliala pretwsa, Hintz., Dicasticus gers-taeckeri, Fst.-camphor; Polyrhabdotus transversalis -cacao; Meco stylus vittaticollis, Fst.-coca; Systates irregularis, Fst.- cinchona; Cryptorrliyncli'us mangiferae, F.-mango.
LEPIDOPTERA: Lycaenesthes sp., -Miresa sp., Thliptoceras octoguttale, Fld., Cemiostoma coffeellmn, Staint., Gracilaria sp., A grotis sp.-coffee.
Prodenia sp., Earias insulana, Boisd., Agrotis sp., Chaerocampa [Hippotion] celerio, L., Sylepta derogata, F., Gelechia gossypiella[Pectinophora gossypiella], Saund., Pyroderces simplex, Wlsm., Gradlaria sp.-cotton.
Eurytela dryope, Cram.-castor; Papilio demodocus, Esp.- citrus; Busseola sorgliicida, Thur., Diatraea orichalcocilliella, Str., Sitotroga cerealella, Ol.-sorghum; Deudorix antalus, Hopf., Mussidia melanoneura, Regel, Eucosma sp. Sitotroga cerealella, Ol.-beans; Amphicallia tigris, Butl., Ephestia fiffu-hella, Gregs., E. cahiritella, Z., Setomorpha insectella -maize; ; Deilephila nerii, L.-cinchona; Glyphodes ocellata, Hmp.- Kickxia rubber; Leucinodes orbonalis, Gn.-eg'g-plant; Plutella tnaculipennis, Curt.-cabbages.
DIPTEEA: Dacus cucumarius, Sack, D. brevistylus, Bezzi, D. bistrigatus, Loew - Cucurbitáceas; Ceratitis anonae, Grab., - cacao; Oscinella coffeae -coffee.
RHYNCHOTA: Antestia vanegata, Thb., Cryptacrus comes, F., Calidea boliemani, Stål, Sphaerocorix annulatus, F., Serinetha Tiexoplithalma, Thb., Aphis coffeae[Toxoptera aurantii], Nietn., Ceroplastes ceriferus, And., Lecanium viride, Green, Lecanium liesperidum, L., Astero-lecanium coffeae, Newst.-coffee.
Calidea apicalis. Sellout., C. dregii, Germ., Serinetha hexo-phtlialma, Thb., Oxycarenus hyalinipennis, Costa, Dysdercus fasciatus, Sign., D. nigrofasciatus, Stål, D. superstitiosus, F., D. cardinalis, Gerst., D. festivas, Gerst., Helopeltis bergrothi,. Rent., Chlorita facialis, Jac., Pseudovoccus filamentosus, Ckll.,. Hemicliionaspis minor, Mask.-cotton.
Stigmacpccus zimmermanni, Newst., Pseudococcus adoniditm,. L., Lecanium nigruin, Nietn., Anpidi.otus destructor, Sign., A., transparens, Green, Selena-spidu.i articulatus, Morg'.-rubber.
Lytjus trabeaiiix, Guer., L. cuspidatus, Kr.-cinchona; Aphis rumicis[Aphis fabae], L.-cowpea; Aphis sorghi[Melanaphis sacchari], Theo.-sorghum; Phacosema zimmcrmanni -African mahogany; Lepidosaphes beckii, Newm., Pseudaonidia trilobitiformis, Green-citrus spp. ; Clirysomphalus-aurantii, L., Aspidiotus cyanophylli, Sign.-sisal, coconut; A. destructor, A. transparens, Green-coconut; A. cyanophylli, A. destructor -camphor: Clirysomphalus aurantn -tea; Selenaspidus articulatus, Morg.-date palm; Psettdococcus filamentosus, Ckll., -mango; P. citri -potatoes.