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Abstract

Phenacoccus parvus Morrison and P. solenopsis Tinsley, two new scale insects in Egypt (Hemiptera, Pseudococcidae).

Abstract

Two new species of Pseudococcidae belonging to the genus Phenacococus are recorded for the first time in Egypt: Phenacoccus parvus and P. solenopsis. An identification key is proposed to distinguish between the five Phenacoccus species known to occur in Egypt.