Gavrilov-Zimin, I.A., & Stekolshikov, A.V. 2018 A New Species of the Genus Steatococcus Ferris, 1921 (Homoptera, Coccinea: Margarodidae) with Some Additions to the Fauna of the Republic of Mali. Entomological Review 98(7):365-367


  • diagnosis
  • distribution
  • host
  • illustration
  • taxonomy
  • Notes: Steatococcus hystrix sp. n. (Margarodidae s. l.), collected in Mali on the stem of Combretum glutinosum Perrottet, 1828, is described and illustrated. A widely distributed Afrotropical soft scale (Coccidae) species, Udinia catori (Green, 1915), is recorded for Mali for the first time. Additional locality data are provided for another Afrotropical soft scale, Pulvinaria tenuivalvata (Newstead, 1911).