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Matile-Ferrero 1988 (Eriococcidae
Type species: Chazeauana gahniae Matile-Ferrero
by monotypy and original designation
accepted valid name
- General Remarks: this monotypic genus, apparently, is endemic to New Caledonia.
- Systematics: Slide-mounted adult female with: reduced legs and antennae; large anal lobes; cruciform and multilocular pores; microtubular ducts; no macrotubular ducts; enlarged setae on abdomen (Matile-Ferrero, 1988a).
- Structure: Anal lobes strongly developed and prominent. Marginal and dorsomedial enlarged setae present. Anal ring with cells and six to eight setae. Marginal enlarged setae each expanded at apex, abruptly pointed. Legs vestigial,
minute. Antennae each with four segments.
- Willia2007a: pp.1351
[Key to genera of New Caledonian Eriococcidae]
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