Valid Names Results
Henderson 2007 (Eriococcidae
Type species: Affeldococcus kathrinae Henderson
by monotypy and original designation
accepted valid name
- General Remarks: Good description and illustration in Henderson (2007).
- Systematics: All three known stages of Affeldococcus can be distringuished immediately from other genera of Eriococcidae in New Zealand by the submarginal 5- to 7-locular disc pore clusters, each with associated microtubular duct and drumstick shaped (capitate) setae.
- Structure: Adult female body elongate-oval, derm membranous, 5-segmented antennae, presence of ventral microduct pores, undifferentiated anal lobes each with only 2 setae on the dorsal surface, and of enlarged, differentiated marginal setae and macrotubular ducts.
- Hender2007a: pp.3-4
[Key to genera of Eriococcidae in New Zealand (adult females)
Modified from Henderson (2006)]
description, illustration, taxonomy, pp. 27
distribution, host, taxonomy, pp. 112,113,115
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