Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Coccoidea of Easter Island (Homoptera).

Abstract

A list is given of the 11 species of Coccoidea that occur on Easter Island, and their food-plants there are indicated. They include Aspidiotus destructor Sign. (which does not occur in Continental Chile) on banana and other plants, Dysimicoccus brevipes (Ckll.), which is abundant on pineapple, and Pseudococcus elisae Borkhs., which infests guava.s