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Parasaissetia nigra (nigra scale; escama negra lisa)

Synonyms: Coccus nigrum; Coccus signatus; Lecanium begoniae; Lecanium caudatum; Lecanium crassum; Lecanium depressum; Lecanium depressum simulans; Lecanium nigrum; Lecanium nigrum begoniae; Lecanium nigrum depressum; Lecanium nigrum nitidum; Lecanium pseudonigrum; Lecanium sideroxylium; Lecanium signatum; Parasaissetia nigra; Saisettia nigra; Saissetia crassum; Saissetia cuneiformis; Saissetia cuniformis; Saissetia depressa; Saissetia nigra; Saissetia nigra depressa; Saissetia nigrum depressum; Saissetia perseae; Saissetia pseudonigrum; Saissetia sideroxylium
Language: Portuguese; Spanish

Prey / Diet

Abelmoschus esculentus (okra)[1]
Agave americana (American century plant)[1]
Agave sisalana (sisal hemp)[1]
Anacardium occidentale (cashew)[1]
Annona cherimola (cherimoya)[1]
Annona muricata (soursop)[1]
Annona senegalensis (wild custard-apple)[1]
Annona squamosa (sugar apple)[1]
Anthurium digitatum[1]
Asparagus falcatus[1]
Calophyllum inophyllum (Alexandrian laurel)[1]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[1]
Carissa congesta (Conkerberry)[1]
Catesbaea spinosa[1]
Ceiba pentandra (kapoktree)[1]
Citrus aurantiifolia (lime)[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Codiaeum variegatum (garden croton)[1]
Croton tiglium (purging croton)[1]
Cussonia arborea[1]
Cussonia spicata (spiked cabbage tree)[1]
Delonix regia (Flame Tree)[1]
Dovyalis caffra (kei apple)[1]
Ecbolium ligustrinum (Malabar nut)[1]
Erythrococca bongensis[1]
Eucalyptus deglupta (Indonesian gum)[1]
Euphorbia pulcherrima (poinsettia)[1]
Ficus benghalensis (Indian banyan)[1]
Ficus benjamina (weeping fig)[1]
Ficus elastica (indian rubber fig)[1]
Ficus minahassae (clustertree)[1]
Ficus sycomorus (sycamore fig)[1]
Glycine max (soybean)[1]
Guazuma invira (bastardcedar)[1]
Gymnanthemum amygdalinum[1]
Hevea brasiliensis (rubber tree)[1]
Hibiscus rosa-sinensis (chinese hibiscus)[1]
Iresine diffusa f. herbstii (Herbst's bloodleaf)[1]
Lawsonia inermis (henna)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Manihot esculenta (cassava)[1]
Melia azedarach (chinaberry)[1]
Morus alba (mulberry)[1]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Olearia ilicifolia (Mountain Holly)[2]
Panicum maximum (Guinea Grass)[1]
Parthenium bipinnatifidum (Santa Maria feverfew)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Piper nigrum (black pepper)[1]
Pittosporum tenuifolium (tawhiwhi)[2]
Plumeria rubra (frangipani)[1]
Prunus armeniaca (apricot)[2]
Psychotria pervillei[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Ricinus communis (Castor-Oil Plant)[1]
Saccharum officinarum (sugarcane)[1]
Scaevola sericea (beach naupaka)[1]
Schinus molle (false pepper)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Solanum nigrum (Black or Garden Nightshade)[1]
Talipariti tiliaceum (mahoe)[1]
Tectona grandis (teak)[1]
Terminalia catappa (india almond)[1]
Terminalia superba (superb terminalia)[1]
Theobroma cacao (cacao)[1]
Thespesia populnea (Portia tree)[1]
Toxicodendron succedaneum (wax tree)[1]
Uapaca kirkiana (sugar plum)[1]
Vitex lucens (Puriri)[2]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]

Distribution

El Salvador, Saint Croix, Northern Mariana Islands, Panama, Palau, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Portugal, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Ryukyu Islands (=Nansei Shoto), Nigeria, Malaysia, Reunion, Mexico, Line Islands, Madagascar, Madeira Islands, Thailand, Marcus Island, Martinique, Mauritius, Nicaragua, Mozambique, Namibia (=South West Africa), Nauru, Netherlands, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Saint Helena, Tuvalu, Zimbabwe, Zanzibar, Zambia, Western Samoa, Wallis and Futuna Islands, Laos, Colombia, Volcano Islands (=Kazan-Reto), Vietnam, Vanuatu (=New Hebrides), United States of America, United Kingdom, Taiwan, U.S. Virgin Islands, Sao Tome and Principe, Turkey, Trinidad and Tobago, Tonga, Tanzania, Sudan, Sri Lanka, Spain, South Africa, Singapore, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Senegal, Saudi Arabia, Uganda, Brazil, Cuba, Côte d'Ivoire (=Ivory Coast), Costa Rica, Comoros, Cook Islands, China, Chad, Cape Verde, Canary Islands, Canada, Denmark, Burkina Faso, Burma (=Myanmar), Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara-Gunto), Bermuda, Belgium, Azores, Australia, Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Angola, American Samoa, Agalega Islands, Kiribati, Cameroon, Hawaiian Islands, Kenya, Brunei, Dominican Republic, Japan, Jamaica, Italy, Israel, Indonesia, Honduras, Johnston Island, Guyana, Guinea, Guatemala, Fiji, Ecuador, Egypt, India, Federated States of Micronesia, France, French Polynesia, Ghana, Guadeloupe, Guam, Eritrea;

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Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 2New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database
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