Pacheco da Silva, V.C., Kaydan, M.B., Malausa, T., Germain, J.-F., Palero, F., & Botton, M.I. 2017 Integrative taxonomy methods reveal high mealybug (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) diversity in southern Brazilian fruit crops. Scientific Reports 7(15741): 1-9


  • DNA
  • distribution
  • host
  • illustration
  • list of species
  • morphology
  • phylogeny
  • Notes: A survey of mealybug species associated with commercial fruit crops (apple, persimmon, strawberry and grapes) was performed in Serra Ga├║cha between 2013 and 2015, using both morphology and DNA analyses for species identification.