Hodgson, C.J., Miller, C., & Cazères, S. 2014 A new genus and species of felt scale (Hemiptera: Coccoidea: Eriococcidae) from New Caledonia. Zootaxa 3774(2): 152–164
Notes: A new genus of Eriococcidae, Choneochiton Hodgson, is introduced to take a new species, Choneochiton casuarinae Hodgson, Mille & Cazères, off Casuarina collina (Casuarinaceae) from New Caledonia. All stages except the pupa and prepupa are described and illustrated. The new species is thought to be endemic to New Caledonia.