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Aulacaspis citri

Prey / Diet

Cinnamomum camphora (camphor tree)[1]
Citrus grandis (shaddock)[1]
Citrus japonica (sour orange)[1]
Citrus kuwanae <Unverified Name>[1]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[1]
Indigofera tinctoria (true indigo)[1]
Melia azedarach (chinaberry)[1]
Smilax china (China Root)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Andaspis citricola1
Asterococcus schimae1
Asterococcus yunnanensis1
Aulacaspis spinosa1
Chionaspis camphora1
Formicococcus cinnamomi1
Geococcus citrinus1
Gibbovalva civica1
Gibbovalva quadrifasciata1
Lepidosaphes pseudomachili1
Phyllocnistis citrella (Citrus leafminer)4

Predators

Chilocorus kuwanae[1]
Chilocorus nigritus[1]
Chrysopa formosa[1]
Chrysoperla carnea (Green Lacewing)[1]
Chrysoperla nipponensis[1]
Cryptolaemus montrouzieri (mealybug destroyer)[1]
Plagiomerus aulacaspis[1]
Pseudoscymnus kurohime <Unverified Name>[1]
Telsimia emarginata <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

China;

Photos

Citations

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