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Encarsia citrina

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Encarsia citrina

Summary

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  • 10 December 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Encarsia citrina
  • 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 citrina Craw

Other Scientific Names

  • Aspidiotiphagus australiensis Gir.
  • Aspidiotiphagus citrinus Craw
  • Aspidiotiphagus schoeversi
  • Coccophagus citrinus
  • Encarsia australiensis

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Schildlauszehrwespe, Austern-

EPPO code

  • ASPTCI (Encarsia citrina)

Taxonomic Tree

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

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.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Africa

AlgeriaPresent
EgyptPresent
GhanaPresent
RéunionPresent
São Tomé and PríncipePresent
South AfricaPresent

Asia

ChinaPresent
-GuangdongPresent
GeorgiaPresent
Hong KongPresent
IndiaPresent
IndonesiaPresentIntroducedEstablishment uncertain; Original citation: Bali
JapanPresent
-KyushuPresent
Saudi ArabiaPresent
TaiwanPresent
TurkeyPresent

Europe

AustriaPresent
Federal Republic of YugoslaviaPresent
Union of Soviet Socialist RepublicsPresent
FrancePresent
GreecePresent
-CretePresent
ItalyPresent
-SicilyPresent
PortugalPresent
Serbia and MontenegroPresent
SpainPresent

North America

BarbadosPresent
BermudaPresent
JamaicaPresentNative
MexicoPresent
Trinidad and TobagoPresent
United StatesPresentIntroducedEstablished
-ConnecticutPresent
-GeorgiaPresent
-HawaiiPresent

Oceania

AustraliaPresent
-QueenslandPresent
Cook IslandsPresentIntroducedEstablishment uncertain
FijiPresentIntroducedEstablishment uncertain
New ZealandPresent

South America

ArgentinaPresent
BrazilPresent
ChilePresent
PeruPresent

References

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Compere H, 1936. Notes on the classification of the Aphelinidae with descriptions of new species. University of California Publications in Entomology, 6:277-322.

Greathead DJ; Greathead AH, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information, 13(4):61N-68N.

Peralta-Gamas M; Myartseva SN; González-Hernández A; Villanueva-Jiménez JA; Sánchez-Soto S; Ortiz-García CF, 2010. Parasitic wasps (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of Aleyrodidae and Diaspididae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) in orange (Citrus sinensis L.) orchards of the Chontalpa region, Tabasco, Mexico. (Avispas parasíticas (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) de Aleyrodidae y Diaspididae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) en plantaciones de naranja (Citrus sinensis L.) de la Chontalpa, Tabasco, México.) Acta Zoologica Mexicana, 26(1):229-231. http://www1.inecol.edu.mx/azm/AZM26-1(2010)/26(1)N4-Peralta.pdf

Schotman CYL, 1989. Plant pests of quarantine importance to the Caribbean. RLAC-PROVEG, No. 21:80 pp.

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

CABI, Undated. Compendium record. Wallingford, UK: CABI

CABI, Undated a. CABI Compendium: Status as determined by CABI editor. Wallingford, UK: CABI

Greathead D J, Greathead A H, 1992. Biological control of insect pests by insect parasitoids and predators: the BIOCAT database. Biocontrol News and Information. 13 (4), 61N-68N.

Greathead DJ, Undated. BIOCAT Database (unpublished)., Wallingford, UK: CAB International.

Peralta-Gamas M, Myartseva S N, González-Hernández A, Villanueva-Jiménez J A, Sánchez-Soto S, Ortiz-García C F, 2010. Parasitic wasps (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) of Aleyrodidae and Diaspididae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) in orange (Citrus sinensis L.) orchards of the Chontalpa region, Tabasco, Mexico. (Avispas parasíticas (Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea) de Aleyrodidae y Diaspididae (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha) en plantaciones de naranja (Citrus sinensis L.) de la Chontalpa, Tabasco, México.). Acta Zoologica Mexicana. 26 (1), 229-231. http://www1.inecol.edu.mx/azm/AZM26-1(2010)/26(1)N4-Peralta.pdf

Schotman C Y L, 1989. Plant pests of quarantine importance to the Caribbean. In: RLAC-PROVEG, 80 pp.

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