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Aphytis diaspidis

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Aphytis diaspidis

Summary

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

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Aphytis diaspidis Howard

Other Scientific Names

  • Aphelinus diaspidis Howard
  • Aphelinus fuscipennis
  • Aphytis fuscipennis (Howard)

EPPO code

  • APHEFU (Aphelinus fuscipennis)
  • APYTDI (Aphytis diaspidis)
  • APYTFU (Aphytis fuscipennis)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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

ChinaPresentGreathead and Greathead, 1992
IsraelPresent
JapanPresentGreathead and Greathead, 1992
Korea, Republic ofPresent
PakistanPresent
Sri LankaPresent
TurkeyPresentCAB Abstracts

Africa

Cape VerdePresent
EgyptPresentCAB Abstracts

North America

BermudaIntroduced, establishment uncertainSchotman, 1989
USAPresentCPPC
-GeorgiaPresent
-IowaPresentGreathead pers. comm
-North CarolinaPresentCAB Abstracts

Central America and Caribbean

BarbadosIntroduced, establishedGreathead pers. comm
JamaicaIntroduced, establishment uncertain

South America

ChilePresent
PeruIntroduced, establishment uncertain

Europe

SpainPresent

Oceania

New ZealandPresent

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Aonidiella aurantiiAdults/Nymphs
Aonidomytilus albusEggs/Larvae/Nymphs
Chionaspis pinifoliaeAdults/Nymphs
Diaspidiotus perniciosus
Fiorinia theaeAdults/Nymphs
Hemiberlesia lataniaeAdults/Nymphs
Lepidosaphes camelliaeAdults/Nymphs
Parlatoria oleaeAbou-Elhagag, 2004
Pinnaspis strachaniNymphs
Pseudaulacaspis pentagonaAdults/Nymphs

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