Ripersiella illicians Schneider & LaPolla sp. nov. Scanning electron micrograph (SEM) by J. Mowery (USDA ARS SEL). Dorsal anterior view of adult female head and thorax, showing the absence of anterior ostioles and the presence of curled wax deposits and domed dermal micro-bumps in intersegmental areas.

  Part of: Schneider SA, LaPolla JS (2022) A Neotropical complex of Ripersiella species (Hemiptera, Coccomorpha, Rhizoecidae) collected from the nests of Acropyga ants (Hymenoptera, Formicidae). ZooKeys 1123: 1-30.