Review of Clitostethus Weise, Parastethorus Pang et Mao and Stethorus Weise (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) from Pakistan
Zafar Iqbal , Muhammad Farooq Nasir , Imran Bodlah , Karol Szawaryn
AbstractThe ladybird beetles form the tribe Scymnini are important group of beneficial insects, and they mostly feed on aphids, mealybugs, scale insects, whiteflies and mites. Five species from the genera Clitostethus Weise, Parastethorus Pang et Mao and Stethorus Weise, are reviewed from Pakistan. Two new country records are presented here, namely, C. arcuatus (Rossi) and S. gangliiformis Li et al. The identification key, diagnoses, descriptions and distributions are provided, along with prey and host plants records. All species are illustrated.
|Journal series||Oriental Insects, ISSN 0030-5316, (A 15 pkt)|
|Publication size in sheets||0.75|
|Keywords in English||Coccinelloidea, Coccidulini, Pakistan, new country records|
|Score||= 15.0, 24-07-2019, ArticleFromJournal|
|Publication indicators||: 2017 = 0.332; : 2017 = 0.195 (2) - 2017=0.205 (5)|
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