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Cerococcus indicus (yellow cotton scale; spiny brown coccid; yellow scale)

Synonyms: Ceriococcus hibisci; Cerococcus hibisci; Eriococcus paradoxus indica; Phenacobryum indicus

Prey / Diet

Abelmoschus esculentus (okra)[1]
Cajanus cajun <Unverified Name>[1]
Coffea arabica (Arabian coffee)[1]
Corchorus capsularis (jute)[1]
Gossypium herbaceum (Levant cotton)[1]
Grewia biloba (bilobed grewia)[1]
Helicteres isora[1]
Hibiscus cannabinus (brown Indianhemp)[1]
Hibiscus liliifolium <Unverified Name>[1]
Hibiscus mutabilis (Dixie rosemallow)[1]
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (chinese hibiscus)[1]
Hibiscus syriacus (althea)[1]
Hibiscus tiliiflorus <Unverified Name>[1]
Solanum jacquinii (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Tephrosia candida (white hoarypea)[1]
Thespesia populnea (Portia tree)[1]
Vachellia nilotica (Gum Arabic Tree)[1]
Zea mays (corn)[1]

Predators

Cephaleta austaliensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Cephaleta brunniventris[1]
Chartocerus kerrichi[1]
Cheiloneurus latiscapus[1]
Coccobius reticulatus[1]
Eriaphytis orientalis[1]
Eublemma scitula <Unverified Name>[1]
Ghanius karachiensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Homalotylus ferrierei[1]
Lakshaphagus cerococci[1]
Lakshaphagus fusiscapus[1]
Marietta leopardina[1]
Metaphycus cerococci[1]
Microterys kerrichi[1]
Oomyzus cerococci[1]
Promuscidea unfaciativentris <Unverified Name>[1]
Pseudomicroterys angustifrons <Unverified Name>[1]
Pseudomicroterys cerococci <Unverified Name>[1]
Quadrastichus longicorpus[1]

Distribution

Pakistan, Tanzania, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, India, Fiji, China, Burma (=Myanmar), Kenya, Sri Lanka;

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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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