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Ceroplastes rusci (barnacle wax scale; barnacle scale; fig wax scale)

Synonyms: Calypticus hydatis; Calypticus radiatus; Calypticus testudineus; Ceroplastes denudatus; Ceroplastes nerii; Ceroplastes rusci; Ceroplastes tenuitectus; Chermes caricae; Coccus artemisiae; Coccus caricae; Coccus hydatis; Coccus rusci; Columnea caricae; Columnea testudinata; Columnea testudiniformis; Lecanium artemisiae; Lecanium radiatum; Lecanium rusci; Lecanium testudineum
Language: French; Hebrew

Prey / Diet

Annona cherimolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Annona muricata (soursop)[1]
Annona squamosa (sugar apple)[1]
Arbutus unedo (strawberry tree)[1]
Argyranthemum frutescens (marguerite)[1]
Bupleurum subfructicosum <Unverified Name>[1]
Buxus balearica[1]
Cascabela thevetia (luckynut)[1]
Cedrus deodora <Unverified Name>[1]
Chamaerops humilis (European fan palm)[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus japonica (sour orange)[1]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Codiaeum variagatum <Unverified Name>[1]
Cordia myxa (Assyrian plum)[1]
Crataegus azarolus (Mediterranean medlar)[1]
Cydonia oblonga (quince)[1]
Cyperus communis <Unverified Name>[1]
Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustifolia (Florida hopbush)[1]
Euclea racemosa subsp. schimperi[1]
Euphorbia longan <Unverified Name>[1]
Ficus amplissima[1]
Ficus benghalensis (Indian banyan)[1]
Ficus benjamina (weeping fig)[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Ficus elastica (indian rubber fig)[1]
Ficus macrophylla (Moreton Bay Fig)[1]
Ficus melinocarpa[1]
Ficus palmata subsp. palmata[1]
Ficus rubiginosa (Port Jackson fig)[1]
Ficus sycomorus (sycamore fig)[1]
Ficus thonningii (Chinese banyan)[1]
Grevillea robusta (silkoak)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Ilex aquifolium (English holly)[1]
Impatiens walleriana (buzzy lizzy)[1]
Ipomoea batatas ('uala)[1]
Juncus acutus (spiny rush)[1]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Lawsonia inermis (henna)[1]
Litchi chinensis (lychee)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Mespilus germanica (Common Medlar)[1]
Morus alba (mulberry)[1]
Morus nigra (black mulberry)[1]
Musa cavendishi <Unverified Name>[1]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Nephelium lappaceum (rambutan)[1]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Osyris alba[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Piper nigrum (black pepper)[1]
Pistacia lentiscus (mastic tree)[1]
Pistacia terebinthus (Cyprus turpentine)[1]
Pittosporum tobira (Japanese cheesewood)[1]
Platanus orientalis (oriental planetree)[1]
Populus alba (Silver-leaf poplar)[1]
Populus deltoides (eastern cottonwood)[1]
Prunus dulcis (Almond)[1]
Psorospermum febrifugum[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Rhus coriaria (Sicilian sumac)[1]
Ruscus aculeatus (Butcher's Broom)[1]
Sapindus saponaria (western soapberry)[1]
Schinus molle (false pepper)[1]
Schinus terebinthifolia (Florida holly)[1]
Sideroxylon oxyacantha <Unverified Name>[1]
Smilax aspera (Sarsaparilla)[1]
Strelitzia reginae (Bird-of-paradise flower)[1]
Vigna caracalla (Snailflower)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]

Predators

Anicetus italicus[1]
Aprostocetus toddaliae <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccophagus lycimnia[1]
Cybocephalus assiduous <Unverified Name>[1]
Oospora saccardiana <Unverified Name>[1]
Scutellista cyaneae <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

France, Zimbabwe, Sicily, South Africa, Spain, Syria, Tanzania, Turkey, United Kingdom, Sardinia, Saudi Arabia, U.S. Virgin Islands, Brazil, Eritrea, Egypt, Sao Tome and Principe, Crete, Seychelles, Greece, Canary Islands, Cyprus, Azores, Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Angola, Algeria, Afghanistan, Cape Verde, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Corsica, Saint Croix, Guyana, Portugal, Netherlands, Morocco, Malta, Lebanon, Italy, Israel, Iraq, Iran, Indonesia, Madeira Islands;

Photos

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