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Boisea coimbatorensis

Boisea coimbatorensis (Gross 1960)

Boisea coimbatorensis
B. coimbatorensis adult. Dried museum specimen from the Japan National Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences.

Range: Southern India
Hosts: Sapindus trifoliatus (Soapnut or Reetha) and other Sapindus species (Soapberry)
Physical description: About 10 to 15 mm in length. Reddish or reddish ochre dorsal side with brownish black membrane. Pronotum similar in shape to L. augur. Ventral side red with black areas near red coxae. Appendages are brownish.


B. coimbatorensis

Red markers = locations of collection sites
Blue region of land = inferred range
3/4 inch = 500 miles
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