Zheng, X., & Xing, J. 2020 A new species of the scale insect genus Newsteadia Green (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha: Ortheziidae) from China. Zootaxa 4981(3): 481–505


  • description
  • diagnosis
  • distribution
  • host
  • illustration
  • key
  • male
  • taxonomy
  • Notes: This study describes and illustrates the adult female, male, prepupal male, and first-, second- and third-instar nymphs of a fifth species, Newsteadia fanjingensis sp. n., from Guizhou Province, China, collected above 2000 m altitude under thick moss on the bark of Acer sp. Identification keys are provided to the adult females of Newsteadia species known in China, and the adult males known worldwide.