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Maconellicoccus hirsutus(PHENHI)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: PHENHI
  • Preferred name: Maconellicoccus hirsutus
  • Authority: (Green)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Phenacoccus hirsutus Green

Common names
Name Language
Hibiscusschmierlaus German
hibiscus mealybug English
pink hibiscus mealybug English
pink mealybug English
cochinilla rosada del hibiscus Spanish
cochenille de l'hibiscus French
hibiscus wolluis Dutch
cochonilha-rosada Portuguese
cochonilha-rosada Portuguese (PT)
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Hemiptera ( 1HEMIO )
Suborder Sternorrhyncha ( 1STERR )
Family Pseudococcidae ( 1PSEUF )
Genus Maconellicoccus ( 1MCNLG )
Species Maconellicoccus hirsutus ( PHENHI )

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