We have been informed of a misstatement in a paper in the September 2019 issue on pages 630–634. The paper title, authors, and correction are below.
Bauhinia variegata (Fabaceae) dieback caused by Praelongorthezia praelonga (Hemiptera: Ortheziidae)
Pedro Guilherme Lemes, Antonio José Vinha Zanuncio, Leandro Silva de Oliveira, Mateus Felipe de Matos, Germano Leão Demolin Leite, Marcus Alvarenga Soares, José Cola Zanuncio, and Sebastião Lourenço de Assis Júnior
A faculty member in the Entomology and Nematology Department at the University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, has stated, “This article repeatedly refers to the insects commonly as mealybugs. This is incorrect. The family of scale insects here is known as the ‘ortheziids’ or ensign scales.”
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