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Abstract

First record of Physokermes inopinatus Danzig & Kozár 1973 (Hemiptera: Coccidae) in Greece.

Abstract

The scale insect Physokermes inopinatus Danzig & Kozár (Hemiptera: Coccidae) (Hungarian spruce scale), collected from Abies cephalonica (a new host plant for this species) on Taygetos mountain (Peloponnese, Southern Greece), is reported for the first time in Greece. Some data on its phenology are also provided.