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Hemiberlesia palmae (tropical palm scale)

Synonyms: Abgrallaspis palmae; Aspidicotus palmae; Aspidiotus javanensis; Aspidiotus palmae; Aspidiotus unguiculatus; Borchseniaspis palmae; Furcaspis palmae; Hemiberlesia palmae; Selenaspidus palmae

Prey / Diet

Anacardium occidentale (cashew)[1]
Artocarpus altilis (breadfruit)[1]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[1]
Cinnamomum loureiroi (cinnamon)[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Ficus elastica (indian rubber fig)[1]
Guaiacum sanctum (roughbark lugnumvitae)[1]
Hevea brasiliensis (rubber tree)[1]
Mangifera odorata (kwini)[1]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phoenix canariensis (Canary Island date palm)[1]
Plumeria rubra (frangipani)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Rosa centifolia (cabbage rose)[1]
Theobroma cacao (cacao)[1]
Vernicia montana (mu oil tree)[1]
Vinca major (greater periwinkle)[1]

Distribution

Madeira Islands, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Seychelles, Sao Tome and Principe, Saint Kitts and Nevis Islands, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Portugal, Poland, Peru, Panama Canal Zone, Solomon Islands, U.S. Virgin Islands, Palau, Panama, Philippines, Trinidad and Tobago, Mongolia, Comoros, Zaire, Western Samoa, Vietnam, Tonga, United Kingdom, South Africa, Zanzibar, Togo, Thailand, Tanzania, Suriname, Sri Lanka, United States of America, Colombia, Mexico, Czech Republic, Argentina, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Cameroon, China, Antigua and Barbuda, Cuba, Angola, Dominica, Ecuador, Federated States of Micronesia, Marshall Islands, Chile, Malaysia, Fiji, Kiribati, Kenya, Jamaica, Indonesia, India, Guyana, Guinea, Guam, Ghana, Germany;

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Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants
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