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Nipaecoccus nipae (coconut mealybug; kentia mealybug)

Synonyms: Ceroputo nipae; Dactylopius nipae; Dactylopius pseudonipae; Nipaecoccus nipae; Nipaecoccus pseudonipae; Pseudococcus magnoliae; Pseudococcus nipae; Pseudococcus pseudonipae; Ripersia nipae; Ripersia serrata
Language: Portuguese

Wikipedia Abstract

Mealybugs are insects in the family Pseudococcidae, unarmored scale insects found in moist, warm climates. They are considered pests as they feed on plant juices of greenhouse plants, house plants and subtropical trees and also act as a vector for several plant diseases.
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Prey / Diet

Aloe ciliaris[1]
Alpinia nutans[1]
Ananas comosus (pineapple)[1]
Annona muricata (soursop)[1]
Annona reticulata (custard apple)[1]
Annona squamosa (sugar apple)[1]
Anthurium acaule (Anthurium)[1]
Areca bambu <Unverified Name>[1]
Arenga sacharifera <Unverified Name>[1]
Artocarpus altilis (breadfruit)[1]
Asparagus sporangia <Unverified Name>[1]
Barringtonia asiatica (sea putat)[1]
Calophyllum brasiliense (Alexandrian laurel)[1]
Carludovica palmata (Panama hat plant)[1]
Chrysobalanus icaca <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccoloba uvifera (seagrape)[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Cola acuminata (abata cola)[1]
Curatella americana[1]
Dracaena draco (dragontree)[1]
Elaeis guineensis (African oil palm)[1]
Ficus benghalensis (Indian banyan)[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Ficus elastica (indian rubber fig)[1]
Hamelia patens (scarletbush)[1]
Herrania nitida[1]
Kentia belmoriana <Unverified Name>[1]
Kentia forestriana <Unverified Name>[1]
Latania bourbonica <Unverified Name>[1]
Livingstonia sinensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Luehea seemannii[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Manihot esculenta (cassava)[1]
Molineria capitulata (palm grass)[1]
Nypa fruticans (nipa palm)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Philodendron pinnatifidum[1]
Rhapis excelsa (Broadleaf Lady Palm)[1]
Rhapis humilis[1]
Roupala montana[1]
Spirotheca codazziana (silk floss tree)[1]
Sterculia urens (sterculia)[1]
Strelitzia alba[1]
Styrax ferrugineus[1]
Sweetia dasycarpus <Unverified Name>[1]
Syagrus romanzoffiana (Queen Palm)[1]
Tectona grandis (teak)[1]
Tetracera portobellensis[1]
Theobroma bicolor (theobroma)[1]
Theobroma cacao (cacao)[1]
Theobroma grandiflora <Unverified Name>[1]
Theobroma subincatum <Unverified Name>[1]
Yucca gigantea (bluestem yucca)[1]
Zygia cataractae (Guama De Rana)[1]

Predators

Curinus coeruleus[1]
Hyperaspis silvestrii[1]
Pseudaphycus utilis[1]
Scymnus roseicollis <Unverified Name>[1]
Zilus viridimicans <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Hawaiian Islands, Pakistan, Russia, Portugal, Poland, Saint Lucia, Panama, South Korea, Nicaragua, Mexico, Madeira Islands, Peru, Jamaica, Sicily, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Spain, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Turkey, U.S. Virgin Islands, United Kingdom, United States of America, Venezuela, Vietnam, San Marino, Brazil, Saint Kitts and Nevis Islands, India, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Bermuda, Algeria, Canary Islands, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Belize, Hungary, Czech Republic, Guyana, Guatemala, Guadeloupe, Grenada, Georgia, El Salvador, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Dominica;

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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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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
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