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Ferrisia malvastra (grey mealybug; striped mealybug; white-tailed mealybug; striped mealy bug)

Synonyms: Ferrisa virgata; Ferrisia consobrina; Ferrisia malvastra; Heliococcus malvastrus

Prey / Diet

Ambrosia artemisifolia[1]
Arachis hypogaea (Earthnut)[1]
Avicennia marina (gray mangrove)[1]
Bidens acuticaulis var. acuticaulis (Spanish Needle)[1]
Bougainvillea spectabilis[1]
Brassica rapa (Field Mustard)[1]
Caesia parviflora (Blue Grass Lily)[1]
Cakile lanceolata (coastal searocket)[1]
Calotropis procera (roostertree)[1]
Canna indica (Indian shot)[1]
Chenopodium mariana <Unverified Name>[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Cressa cretica[1]
Euphorbia dgneri <Unverified Name>[1]
Euphorbia hirta (Asthma Weed)[1]
Gossypium hirsutum (upland cotton)[1]
Manihot esculenta (cassava)[1]
Melanthera integrifolia[1]
Metroxylon sagu (sago palm)[1]
Parthenium hysterophorus (Santa Maria feverfew)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phaseolus vulgaris (Common Bean)[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Ruscus aculeatus (Butcher's Broom)[1]
Russelia equisetiformis (fountainbush)[1]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[1]
Suaeda monoica[1]
Tectona grandis (teak)[1]
Tribulus terrestris (puncturevine)[1]

Predators

Neoplatycerus palestinensis[1]

Distribution

South Africa, Mexico, Tuvalu, Trinidad and Tobago, Tonga, Peru, Vanuatu (=New Hebrides), Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia, Argentina, Kiribati, Australia, Bahamas, Bermuda, Cook Islands, Cuba, Israel, Jamaica, Swaziland;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access