Foldi, I., & Kozár, F. 2006 New species of Cataenococcus and Puto from Brazil and Venezuela, with data on others species (Hemiptera, Coccoidea).. Nouvelle Revue d'Entomologie 22(4)(2005): 305-312.


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  • Notes: The adult females of 2 new scale insect species, Cataenococcus asparodosensis sp. nov. on Phragmites communis [P. australis] from Brazil and Puto salinasi sp. nov. on Espeletia timotensis base leaves, from Venezuelan Andes are described and illustrated. Data are also given on 25 species of Pseudococcidae and 2 Putoidae collected in Brazil and Venezuela, of which 3 are new records for Brazil (Dysmicoccus sylvarum, Phenacoccus hurdi, Pseudococcus calceolariae and 3 for Venezuela (Amonostherium lichtensioides, Chorizococcus caribaeus and Ferrisia consobrina).