Triapitsyn, S.V., Aguirre, M.B., Logarzo, G.A., Hight, S.D., Ciomperlik, M.A., Rugman-Jones, P.F., & Verle Rodrigues, J.C. 2018 Complex of Primary and Secondary Parasitoids (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae and Signiphoridae) of Hypogeococcus spp. Mealybugs (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) in the New World. Florida Entomologist 101(3): 411-434


  • natural enemies
  • Notes: Parasitoids, both primary and secondary (hyperparasitoids), of Hypogeococcus spp. mealybugs (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) are reviewed to report results of the surveys in the New World conducted during 2009 to 2017 for prospective natural enemies of the Harrisia cactus mealybug, Hypogeococcus>/i> sp., which is devastating native cacti in Puerto Rico and threatening cacti in the adjacent Caribbean islands