Descriptions of seven new species of coccids
. Revista do Museu Paulista, vol.
(1997) observed coccid
bacteria resembling gill endosymbionts in the mantle and foot tissue of juvenile (shell length = 4 to 8 mm) seep mussels (Bathymodiolus childressi) from the Gulf of Mexico.
It was thought that it was some kind of coccid
from outside the Land of Israel - but we have now shown that it is made from something commonly found in the Land of Israel, right under our noses.
Other frequently observed species were the coccid
Coccus viridis (Green) and the ortheziid P.
Seasonal Incidence of economically important coccid
pests in Tamil Nadu.
Infestation of the coccid
, Icerya seychellarum (Westw.) on the mangrove Avicennia marina (Forsk.) Vierh.
A new eupelmid parasitising a coccid
. Anales de la Sociedad Cientifica Argentina, 162 (5-6): 160-164.
Invasive Argentine ants reduce fitness of red maple via a mutualism with an endemic coccid
scutellaris) are widely distributed in the world; in Mexico, they are parasitoids of other coccid
Although the present findings reflect an incomplete record of fecundity, the rate of oviposition per day per female was slightly higher (2.02 eggs/day/female) than those recorded by Radwan and LOvei (1983) who introduced the coccid
Parthenolecanium corni (Bouche) to adult E.