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Pseudaulacaspis pentagona (mulberry scale; west indian peach scale; West Indian scale; white peach scale; white plum scale; white scale)

Synonyms: Aspidiotus lanatus; Aspidiotus vitiensis; Aulacaspis pentagona; Diaspis amygdali; Diaspis gerannii; Diaspis lanata; Diaspis lanatus; Diaspis patelliformis; Diaspis pentagona; Diaspis rosae geranii; Epidiaspis vitiensis; Pseudaulacaspis pentaggona; Pseudaulacaspis pentagona; Sasakiaspis pentagona
Language: French; Spanish

Prey / Diet

Abelmoschus esculentus (okra)[1]
Abelmoschus manihot (sunset muskmallow)[1]
Acacia mearnsii (Black wattle)[1]
Acacia nilotica (Gum Arabic Tree)[2]
Actinidia arguta (tara vine)[2]
Actinidia polygama (silver vine)[2]
Aesculus hippocastanum (horse chestnut)[2]
Ailanthus altissima (ailanthus)[2]
Albizia chinensis (Chinese albizia)[2]
Alcea rosea (hollyhock)[2]
Allamanda cathartica (golden trumpet)[2]
Angelonia salicariaefolia <Unverified Name>[2]
Aphananthe aspera[2]
Aralia elata (Japanese angelica tree)[2]
Aralia spinosa (devil's walkingstick)[2]
Argyreia nervosa (elephant creeper)[2]
Bahia fastigata <Unverified Name>[2]
Brassica rapa (Field Mustard)[2]
Brassica willdenovii <Unverified Name>[2]
Broussonetia papyrifera (paper mulberry)[2]
Brugmansia suaveolens (angel's-tears)[2]
Buddleia davidii <Unverified Name>[2]
Cajanus cajan (Pigeon Pea Bush)[2]
Callicaria superba <Unverified Name>[2]
Callicarpa americana (American beautyberry)[2]
Callicarpa lanata <Unverified Name>[2]
Calotropis procera (roostertree)[2]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[1]
Capsicum annum <Unverified Name>[2]
Capsicum annuum (cayenne pepper)[2]
Carica papaya (papaya)[2]
Castanea crenata (Japanese chestnut)[2]
Catalpa bignonioides (southern catalpa)[2]
Catalpa bungei[2]
Catalpa ovata (Chinese catalpa)[2]
Catalpa syringifolia <Unverified Name>[2]
Catalpa vulgaris <Unverified Name>[2]
Catalpa yunnanensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Catharanthus roseus (Madagascar periwinkle)[2]
Ceiba pentandra (kapoktree)[1]
Celtis adolfi-friderici (European hackberry)[2]
Celtis sinensis[2]
Cercis canadensis (Judas Tree)[2]
Chionanthus virginicus (fringetree)[2]
Citrus japonica (sour orange)[2]
Citrus maxima (shaddock)[2]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[2]
Cliffortia polygonifolia[2]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[2]
Crotaleria juncea <Unverified Name>[2]
Cycas media[2]
Cycas revoluta (sago palm)[2]
Cydonia oblonga (quince)[2]
Cynanchym perrieri <Unverified Name>[2]
Cytisus hirsutus (Clustered Broom)[1]
Cytisus scoparius (Broomtops)[2]
Deutzia scabra (fuzzy pride-of-Rochester)[2]
Diospyros kaki (japanese persimmon)[2]
Diospyros virginiana (Persimmon)[2]
Dypsis lutescens (yellow butterfly palm)[2]
Ehretia acuminata[2]
Ehretia acuminata var. obovata[2]
Erythrina abyssinica (erythrina)[1]
Erythrina fusca (bucayo)[2]
Erythrina poeppigiana (mountain immortelle)[2]
Erythrina variegata (Indian Coral Tree)[2]
Euonymus alatus subsp. alatus (burning bush)[2]
Euonymus europaeus (European spindletree)[1]
Euphorbia tithymaloides (redbird flower)[2]
Firmiana plantanifolia <Unverified Name>[2]
Firmiana simplex (Chinese parasoltree)[2]
Fraxinus chinensis (Chinese ash)[2]
Fraxinus excelsior (European ash)[2]
Galium pilosum (hairy bedstraw)[1]
Gleditschia ferox <Unverified Name>[2]
Gleditsia triacanthos (honeylocusts)[2]
Glycine max (soybean)[2]
Gossypium barbadense (Creole cotton)[2]
Guazuma ulmifolia (bastardcedar)[2]
Helianthus annuus (Sunflower)[2]
Heliotropium arborescens (garden heliotrope)[2]
Hibiscus esculentum <Unverified Name>[2]
Hibiscus grandiflorus (swamp rosemallow)[2]
Hibiscus maculatus subsp. maculatus[2]
Hibiscus mutabilis (Dixie rosemallow)[2]
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (chinese hibiscus)[2]
Hibiscus sabdariffa (roselle)[1]
Hovenia trichocarpa var. robusta (Japanese raisintree)[2]
Ilex opaca (American holly)[2]
Ipomea batatas <Unverified Name>[2]
Ipomea purpurea <Unverified Name>[2]
Ipomoea batatas ('uala)[2]
Ipomoea purpurea (common morninglory)[1]
Jatropha curcas (Barbados nut)[2]
Jatropha gossypifolia <Unverified Name>[2]
Jatropha integerrima (peregrina)[2]
Juglans ailanthifolia (Manchurian walnut)[2]
Juglans nigra (black walnut)[2]
Juglans regia (English walnut)[2]
Kalanchoe nadijae <Unverified Name>[2]
Kalanchoe orgyalis (Copper Spoons)[2]
Kalanchoe pinnata (cathedral bells)[2]
Kalanchoe pinnatum <Unverified Name>[2]
Kalopanax septemlobus (castor aralia)[2]
Kerria japonica (Japanese rose)[2]
Koelreuteria paniculata (goldenrain tree)[2]
Lagerstroemia speciosa (pride of India)[2]
Lembotropis nigricans (Black Broom)[2]
Leonotis nepetifolia (Christmas candlestick)[1]
Ligustrum ibota[2]
Ligustrum japonicum (Japanese privet)[2]
Ligustrum obtusifolium (border privet)[2]
Macromeles doumeri[2]
Mallotus japonicus[2]
Malus pumila (Common apple)[2]
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple)[2]
Malvastrum coromandelianum subsp. coromandelianum (Threelobe false mallow)[2]
Mammea americana (mammee apple)[2]
Mangifera indica (mango)[2]
Manihot esculenta (cassava)[2]
Marsdenia clausa[2]
Melia azedarach (chinaberry)[2]
Messersmidia argentea <Unverified Name>[2]
Misodendron punctulatum (oak mistletoe)[2]
Morinda citrifolia (Indian mulberry)[2]
Morus alba (mulberry)[2]
Morus australis[2]
Morus nigra (black mulberry)[2]
Morus rubra (red mulberry)[2]
Myoporum pictum <Unverified Name>[2]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[2]
Nicotiana tabacum (cultivated tobacco)[2]
Olea europea <Unverified Name>[2]
Orixa japonica[2]
Osmanthus asiaticus <Unverified Name>[2]
Osmanthus heterophyllus (holly osmanthus)[2]
Passiflora edulis (passionflower)[2]
Passiflora quadrangularis (giant granadilla)[2]
Paulownia tomentosa (princesstree)[2]
Pelargonium inquinans (scarlet geranium)[2]
Pelargonium zonale (horseshoe geranium)[2]
Phaseolus vulgaris (Common Bean)[2]
Photinia serratifolia (Taiwanese photinia)[2]
Phytolacca rivinoides (Venezuelan pokeweed)[2]
Picrasma quassioides (nigaki)[2]
Piper peltatum (baquina)[2]
Platanocephalus indicus <Unverified Name>[2]
Plumeria alba (nosegaytree)[2]
Plumeria rubra (frangipani)[2]
Populus alba (Silver-leaf poplar)[2]
Populus sieboldi <Unverified Name>[2]
Potomorphe umbellata <Unverified Name>[2]
Prunus amygdaloides <Unverified Name>[2]
Prunus armeniaca (apricot)[2]
Prunus avium (Wild Cherry)[2]
Prunus cerasus (sour cherry)[2]
Prunus domestica (plum)[2]
Prunus dulcis (Almond)[1]
Prunus laurocerasus (Cherry laurel)[2]
Prunus mume (Japanese apricot)[2]
Prunus persica (peach)[2]
Prunus pognostyla <Unverified Name>[2]
Prunus pseudocerasus[2]
Prunus salicina (Chinese plum)[2]
Prunus sargentii (Sargent's cherry)[2]
Prunus subhirtella (Spring Cherry)[2]
Prunus yedoensis[2]
Pterocarya stenoptera (Chinese wingnut)[2]
Pyrus pyrifolia (Chinese pear)[2]
Quercus acutissima (Sawthorn Oak)[2]
Quercus infectoria (Aleppo Oak)[1]
Rhamnus alaternus (Italian Buckthorn)[2]
Rhamnus elaternum <Unverified Name>[2]
Rhus chinensis (Chinese sumac)[1]
Rhynchospermum verticulatum <Unverified Name>[2]
Ribes rubrum (cultivated currant)[2]
Ribes sinanense[2]
Ribes uva-crispa (European gooseberry)[2]
Ricinus communis (Castor-Oil Plant)[2]
Robinia pseudoacacia (Post locust)[2]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Salix chaenomeloides[2]
Salix kinuyanagi[2]
Salix nigra (black willow)[2]
Salix warburgii[2]
Sarcocornia fruticosa (shrubby swampfire)[2]
Sebastiana ligustrina <Unverified Name>[2]
Securinega leucophrus <Unverified Name>[2]
Senna alata (emperor's candlesticks)[2]
Sideroxilon marmulano <Unverified Name>[2]
Solanum donianum (Kaxicuch;)[2]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[2]
Solanum mauritianum (earleaf nightshade)[2]
Solanum rugosum (cucuna)[2]
Solanum viride (green nightshade)[2]
Sorbus commixta[2]
Spiroea japonica <Unverified Name>[2]
Stachytarpheta cayennensis (blue snakeweed)[2]
Stachytarpheta jamaicensis (light-blue snakeweed)[2]
Stachytarpheta mutabilis (changeable velvetberry)[2]
Stachytarpheta urticaefolia <Unverified Name>[2]
Sterculia plantifolia <Unverified Name>[2]
Streblus asper (Siamese rough bush)[2]
Styphnolobium japonicum (Japanese Pagoda Tree)[2]
Syringa vulgaris (common lilac)[2]
Tabernaemontana pandacaqui (Banana Bush)[2]
Talipariti tiliaceum (mahoe)[2]
Tarenaya spinosa (spiny spiderflower)[2]
Tetradium ruticarpum[2]
Tilia miqueliana[2]
Toona ciliata (Australian redcedar)[2]
Trema lamarckiana (Lamarck's trema)[2]
Trema micrantha (Jamaican nettletree)[2]
Triadica sebifera (Chinese tallow)[2]
Triumfetta rhomboidea (masiksik lahe)[2]
Tylophora indica[2]
Urena lobata (aramina)[2]
Urena procumbens (Bur mallow)[2]
Urtica dioica (California nettle)[2]
Verbena bonariensis (purpletop vervain)[2]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[2]
Zanthoxylum beecheyanum[2]
Zelkova serrata (Japanese zelkova)[2]

Predators

Ablerus capensis[2]
Ablerus celsus[2]
Ablerus chionaspidis[2]
Ablerus clisiocampae[2]
Ablerus perspeciosus[2]
Adelencyrtus aulacaspidis <Unverified Name>[2]
Aphycus flavidulus <Unverified Name>[2]
Aphytis chrysomphali (Golden chalcid)[2]
Aphytis diaspidis[2]
Aphytis proclia[2]
Aphytis vandenboschi[2]
Aprostocetus purpureus[2]
Arrhenophagus chionaspidis[2]
Arthrocnodax diaspidis[2]
Arthrocnodax moricola[2]
Azotus perniciosus <Unverified Name>[2]
Azotus platensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Cales noacki[2]
Cales noaki <Unverified Name>[2]
Chilocorus bipustulatus[2]
Chilocorus cacti[2]
Chilocorus hupehanus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chilocorus kuwanae[2]
Chilocorus nigritus[2]
Chilocorus orbus[2]
Chilocorus politus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chilocorus rubidus <Unverified Name>[2]
Chilocorus simili <Unverified Name>[2]
Coccidophilus cariba <Unverified Name>[2]
Coccophagoides kuwanae[2]
Coccophagoides murtfeldtae[2]
Coccophagus kuwanae <Unverified Name>[2]
Cryptognatha nodiceps[2]
Cybocephalus gibbulus <Unverified Name>[2]
Cybocephalus nipponicus <Unverified Name>[2]
Cybocephalus pullus <Unverified Name>[2]
Cybocephalus rufifrons <Unverified Name>[2]
Dimacrocerus platensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Eilema griseola (Dingy Footman Moth)[2]
Encarsia aurantii[2]
Encarsia berlesei[2]
Encarsia citrina[2]
Encarsia diaspidicola[2]
Encarsia fasciata[2]
Encarsia flexa[2]
Encarsia lounsburyi[2]
Encarsia niigatae[2]
Epitetracnemus lindingaspidis[2]
Exochomus quadripustulatus <Unverified Name>[2]
Hemisarcoptes malus[2]
Hyperaspis japonica <Unverified Name>[2]
Lindorus lophantae <Unverified Name>[2]
Lindorus lophanthae <Unverified Name>[2]
Lithosia quadradives <Unverified Name>[2]
Mallada desjardinsi[2]
Marietta leopardina[2]
Marietta mexicana[2]
Milthochrista calamina <Unverified Name>[2]
Nephus phosphorus <Unverified Name>[2]
Paramysia oblongoguttata <Unverified Name>[2]
Passalida spinifera <Unverified Name>[2]
Pharoscymnus exiguus <Unverified Name>[2]
Pharoscymnus horni <Unverified Name>[2]
Pseudoscymnus hareja <Unverified Name>[2]
Psilomirinus flavicaudus <Unverified Name>[2]
Pteroptrix dimidiata[2]
Pteroptrix orientalis[2]
Rodolia concolor <Unverified Name>[2]
Rodolia limbata <Unverified Name>[2]
Scymnus hilaris <Unverified Name>[2]
Serangium japonicum <Unverified Name>[2]
Signiphora aspidioti[2]
Signiphora bifasciata[2]
Signiphora caridei <Unverified Name>[2]
Signiphora endophragmata <Unverified Name>[2]
Silvestrina silvestrii <Unverified Name>[2]
Stethorus japonicus <Unverified Name>[2]
Sticholotis gomyi <Unverified Name>[2]
Sticholotis madagassa <Unverified Name>[2]
Sticholotis punctata <Unverified Name>[2]
Stigmatophora flava[2]
Sukunahikona japonica <Unverified Name>[2]
Telsimia nigra <Unverified Name>[2]
Tetrastichus canadensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Thomsonisca amathus[2]
Thysanus caridei <Unverified Name>[2]
Trichogrammatoidea signiphoroides <Unverified Name>[2]
Tricontarinia ciliatipennis[2]
Tricontarinia japanica[2]
Zaomma lambinus[2]
Zoamma lambinus <Unverified Name>[2]

Distribution

Fiji, Mauritius, Papua New Guinea, Saint Lucia, Saint Kitts and Nevis Islands, Saint Helena, Saint Croix, Ryukyu Islands (=Nansei Shoto), Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Russia, Reunion, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Peru, Panama, Palau, Northern Mariana Islands, Norfolk Island, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Netherlands, Sao Tome and Principe, Mexico, Switzerland, Martinique, Malta, Montserrat, Tanzania, Malaysia, Vietnam, Vanuatu (=New Hebrides), Uruguay, United States of America, United Kingdom, Ukraine, U.S. Virgin Islands, Turkey, Western Samoa, Sri Lanka, Tonga, Sardinia, Taiwan, Syria, Barbados, Suriname, Spain, South Africa, Solomon Islands, Singapore, Sicily, Seychelles, Trinidad and Tobago, Bulgaria, Dominican Republic, Dominica, Cuba, Costa Rica, Corsica, Comoros, Colombia, China, Chile, Cayman Islands, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara-Gunto), Canada, Brazil, Bermuda, Zanzibar, Balearic Islands, Bahamas, Austria, Australia, Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Zimbabwe, Canary Islands, Hawaiian Islands, Madeira Islands, Madagascar, Japan, Jamaica, Italy, Israel, Iran, Indonesia, India, Hungary, Egypt, Honduras, Federated States of Micronesia, Guyana, Guam, Guadeloupe, Grenada, Greece, Ghana, Germany, Georgia, French Guiana, France, Malawi, Hong Kong, Yugoslavia;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Ben-Dov Y., Miller, German & Gimpel, , in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 2Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
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