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Diaspis boisduvalii (boisduval scale; cocoa-nut snow scale; cocos scale; pineapple scale)

Synonyms: Aulacaspis boisduvalii; Aulacaspis cattleyae; Aulacaspis cymbidii; Diaspis boisduvalii; Diaspis bromeliae; Diaspis cattleyae; Diaspis trinacis

Prey / Diet

Aechmea magdalenae[1]
Aeonium cuneatum[1]
Ananas comosus (pineapple)[1]
Arecastrum romaxofalium <Unverified Name>[1]
Baikiaea insignis[1]
Bromelia pinguin (pinguin)[1]
Broughtonia sanguinea[1]
Catleya loddigesii <Unverified Name>[1]
Cattleya purpurata[1]
Cattleya violacea[2]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Coffea canephora (robusta coffee)[1]
Cordyline indivisa (Cabbage Tree)[1]
Cymbidium lowianum[2]
Cyperus alternifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Dypsis lutescens (yellow butterfly palm)[1]
Encyclia selligera[1]
Garcinia mangostana (mangosteen)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Khaya senegalensis (Senegal mahogany)[2]
Latania commersoni <Unverified Name>[1]
Livistona australis (Cabbage Palm)[2]
Livistona chinensis (fountain palm)[2]
Livistona rotundiflora <Unverified Name>[1]
Lytocaryum weddellianum[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Musa acuminata (edible banana)[1]
Musa sepientium <Unverified Name>[1]
Myrsine umbellata[1]
Pandanus utilis (common screwpine)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phoenix canariensis (Canary Island date palm)[1]
Phoenix dactylineata <Unverified Name>[1]
Phoenix reclivata <Unverified Name>[1]
Phoenix roebellini <Unverified Name>[1]
Pleiochiton ebracteatum[1]
Ravenala madagascariensis (Traveler's-tree)[1]
Ravnia africana <Unverified Name>[1]
Rhopalostylis baueri (Norfolk Island Palm)[2]
Rhopalostylis sapida[1]
Rhynchostylis retusa (Foxtail Orchid)[1]
Rossioglossum grande (Tiger Orchid)[1]
Roystonea regia (royal palm)[1]
Strelitzia reginae (Bird-of-paradise flower)[1]
Strelitzia reginia <Unverified Name>[1]
Stromanthe thalia[2]
Struthanthus urugensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Syagrus flexuosa[1]
Tolumnia guttata[1]
Trachycarpus fortunei (Chusan Palm)[1]
Trachycarpus martianus (Martius' fan palm)[1]

Predators

Arrhenophagus chionaspidis[1]
Chartocerus niger[1]
Coccidencyrtus malloi[1]
Coccidencyrtus ochraceipes[1]
Encarsia citrina[1]
Encarsia lounsburyi[1]
Encyrtus aurantii[1]
Euaphycus tucumanus <Unverified Name>[1]
Lindorus lophanthae <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Germany, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Panama, Japan, Portugal, Palau, Malaysia, Madeira Islands, Italy, Kenya, Jamaica, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Taiwan, Iran, Luxembourg, Zaire, Guyana, United States of America, United Kingdom, Uganda, U.S. Virgin Islands, Turkey, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Saint Lucia, Spain, South Korea, South Africa, Solomon Islands, Sierra Leone, Sicily, Trinidad and Tobago, Bahamas, China, Canary Islands, Canada, Cameroon, Bulgaria, Algeria, Colombia, Barbados, Brazil, Australia, Armenia, Argentina, Antigua and Barbuda, Hawaiian Islands, Honduras, Bermuda, Grenada, Belize, Guinea, Cook Islands, Georgia, French Polynesia, France, Fiji, Côte d'Ivoire (=Ivory Coast), Costa Rica, Cuba, Denmark, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009 2Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
Images provided by Google Image Search
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access