Duplachionaspis berlesii (Leonardi, 1898)

on Asparagus

parasite

Female scales small, narrow, convex, white; the old exuvia are yellow.

host plants

Asparagaceae, monophagous

Asparagus acutifolius, aphyllus, horridus.

Mentioned from Malta by Mifsud ao also from Smilax aspera (Smilacaceae).

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2018).

references

Ben-Dov Y & Sánchez-García (2015a), Blay Goicoechea (1992a), Mifsud, Mazzeo, Russo & Watson (2014a), Pellizzari, Porcelli, Seljak & Kozár (2011a) Crete.

mod 7.i.2019