Parasitoid complex of Planococcus ficus (Signoret) (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) in Turkey

Japoshvili G., Erkilic L. , ÇALIŞKAN KEÇE A. F. , Kaydan M. B.

PHYTOPARASITICA, vol.46, no.4, pp.481-485, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s12600-018-0679-1
  • Title of Journal : PHYTOPARASITICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.481-485


In this study a survey for determining the parasitoid complex of Planococcus ficus (Signoret) (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha: Pseudococcidae) was conducted in Adana and Mersin Provinces, Turkey. Five primary, two primary/secondary, two secondary parasitoid species associated with P. ficus, were found. Clausenia josefi Rosen and Chartocerus kurdjumovi (Nikol'skaya) are new records for Turkish fauna.