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Encarsia diaspidicola

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Encarsia diaspidicola

Summary

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  • 28 March 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Encarsia diaspidicola
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Encarsia diaspidicola (Silvestri)

Other Scientific Names

  • Prospaltella diaspidicola
  • Prospaltella niigalae

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Hymenoptera
  •                         Family: Aphelinidae
  •                             Genus: Encarsia
  •                                 Species: Encarsia diaspidicola

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

ChinaPresentPolaszek pers. comm
JapanIntroduced, establishedGreathead and Greathead, 1992

Africa

RéunionPresentPolaszek pers. comm
South AfricaPresentPolaszek pers. comm

North America

BermudaPresentPolaszek pers. comm
USAPresentPolaszek pers. comm

Central America and Caribbean

HaitiPresentPolaszek pers. comm
Puerto RicoPresentPolaszek pers. comm

South America

BrazilPresentPolaszek pers. comm

Europe

FrancePresent
ItalyPresentGreathead and Greathead, 1992
Russian FederationPresentPolaszek pers. comm

Oceania

SamoaIntroduced, establishment uncertain
TongaPresent

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Aspidiotus nerii
Diaspidiotus perniciosus
Lepidosaphes beckii
Pseudaulacaspis pentagonaAdults/Nymphs

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