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Hemiberlesia rapax (greedy scale; rapacious scale; greedy scale insect)

Synonyms: Aspidiotus acuminatus; Aspidiotus argentina; Aspidiotus argintina; Aspidiotus camelliae; Aspidiotus euonymi; Aspidiotus evonymi; Aspidiotus flavescens; Aspidiotus lacumae; Aspidiotus lucumae; Aspidiotus napax; Aspidiotus rapax; Aspidiotus rapax evonymi; Aspidiotus tricolor; Diaspis circulata; Hemiberlesea camelliae; Hemiberlesea rapax; Hemiberlesia acuminatus; Hemiberlesia argentina; Hemiberlesia camelliae; Hemiberlesia rapax; Hemiberlesia repax; Hemiberlesia tricolor; Hemiberlesiana camelliae; Hendaspidiotus tricolor
Language: Portuguese; Russian; Spanish

Prey / Diet

Acacia dealbata (silver wattle)[1]
Acacia heterophylla (Tamarin des Hauts)[1]
Acacia koa (koa)[1]
Acacia linifolia (White Wattle)[1]
Acacia longifolia (western yarrow)[1]
Acacia mearnsii (Black wattle)[2]
Acacia melanoxylon (Australian blackwood)[1]
Acacia mollisima <Unverified Name>[1]
Acacia sieberiana var. woodii[2]
Acacia ulicifolia (juniper wattle)[1]
Actinidia arguta (tara vine)[3]
Actinidia callosa[1]
Actinidia chinensis (kiwi)[1]
Albizia julibrissin (Mimosa)[1]
Alectryon excelsus[3]
Ananas comosus (pineapple)[2]
Arbutus peninsularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Archontophoenix cunninghamiana (Bangalow Palm)[1]
Avicennia germinans (black mangrove)[2]
Baccharis dracunculifolia[2]
Bauhinia purpurea (Purple Butterfly Tree)[1]
Beilschmiedia tawa[3]
Bougainvillea glabra (paperflower)[1]
Brachychiton discolor <Unverified Name>[1]
Brachyglottis repanda var. fragrans (Bushman's friend)[3]
Buxus sempervirens (common box)[3]
Calophyllum inophyllum (Alexandrian laurel)[2]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[2]
Carissa edulis (Egyptian carissa)[2]
Carmichaelia australis[3]
Carya illinoinensis (pecan)[1]
Castilloa elastica <Unverified Name>[1]
Cedrela toona <Unverified Name>[1]
Celastrus bilocularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Ceratonia siliqua (Carob Tree)[1]
Cercis siliquastrum (Judas-tree)[1]
Cinnamomum camphora (camphor tree)[1]
Cistus heterophyllus <Unverified Name>[1]
Cistus monspeliensis (Montpelier cistus)[1]
Clematis terniflora (leatherleaf clematis)[3]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[2]
Coleonema pulchellum <Unverified Name>[3]
Colophospermum mopane (Butterfly Tree)[1]
Coprosma propinqua[3]
Coprosma rhamnoides[3]
Coprosma robusta[3]
Coprosma rotundifolia[3]
Corokia cotoneaster <Unverified Name>[3]
Corynocarpus laevigatus (karakaranut)[3]
Cydonia vulgaris[1]
Cytisus prolifer <Unverified Name>[1]
Dendrobium bigibbum (Cooktown Orchid)[1]
Diospyros kaki (japanese persimmon)[1]
Diospyros pentamera <Unverified Name>[1]
Dodonaea viscosa (Florida hopbush)[3]
Drimys pauciflora <Unverified Name>[1]
Echinops dagestanicus (Corn Marigold)[1]
Elaeagnus edulis <Unverified Name>[1]
Elaeagnus japonica <Unverified Name>[1]
Elaeagnus pungens (thorny elaeagnus)[1]
Elaeagnus reflexa <Unverified Name>[1]
Elaeocarpus hookerianus <Unverified Name>[3]
Eriobotrya japonica (loquat)[1]
Euonymus grandiflora <Unverified Name>[1]
Euonymus japonicus (Japanese spindletree)[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Ficus macrophylla (Moreton Bay Fig)[1]
Fraxinus oxyphylla <Unverified Name>[1]
Fuchsia excorticata[3]
Gossia bidwillii (Python Tree)[1]
Griselinia littoralis[3]
Gymnosporia europaea <Unverified Name>[1]
Hakea acicularis <Unverified Name>[1]
Hebe stricta <Unverified Name>[3]
Hebe topiaria <Unverified Name>[3]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Heteromeles arbutifolia (Toyon)[1]
Hieracium pomoricum[1]
Hypericum canariense (Canary Island St. Johnswort)[1]
Hypericum moserianum (St. Johnswort)[1]
Hypericum reflexum[1]
Juglans nigra (black walnut)[2]
Juglans regia (English walnut)[1]
Knightia excelsa[3]
Laurelia novae-zelandiae[3]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Leionema nudum <Unverified Name>[3]
Lonicera caprifolium (Italian woodbine)[1]
Lophomyrtus bullata[3]
Lophomyrtus obcordata[3]
Lophostemon confertus (Brush Box)[1]
Maclura aurantiacea <Unverified Name>[1]
Macropiper excelsum[3]
Magnolia grandiflora (southern magnolia)[1]
Mallotus japonicus[1]
Malosma laurina (laurel sumac)[1]
Malus silvestris <Unverified Name>[1]
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple)[2]
Mammea americana (mammee apple)[2]
Melaleuca leucadendra (Cajuput Tree)[1]
Melia azedarach (chinaberry)[1]
Metrosideros fulgens[3]
Mida salicifolia <Unverified Name>[3]
Morus alba (mulberry)[1]
Musa acuminata (edible banana)[1]
Myoporum laetum (myoporum)[3]
Myoporum loetum <Unverified Name>[1]
Myrtus communis (myrtle)[1]
Neopanax laetus (shrub panax)[3]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Nertera granadensis var. granadensis[3]
Nestegis lanceolata <Unverified Name>[3]
Nestegis montana <Unverified Name>[3]
Olea europaea (olive)[1]
Olearia rani[3]
Olearia solandri[3]
Ophryosporus andinus <Unverified Name>[1]
Opuntia tomentosa (woollyjoint pricklypear)[1]
Osmanthus fragans <Unverified Name>[1]
Paraserianthes lophantha (plume-albizia)[3]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phyllostachys bambusoides (Japanese timber bamboo)[1]
Phytolacca dioica[1]
Pithecellobium dulce (monkeypod)[1]
Plagianthus divaricatus <Unverified Name>[3]
Planchonella australis (Black Apple)[1]
Platanus orientalis (oriental planetree)[1]
Pomaderris apetala <Unverified Name>[3]
Pomaderris phylicifolia <Unverified Name>[3]
Populus alba (Silver-leaf poplar)[1]
Populus nigra (Lombardy poplar)[1]
Prumnopitys taxifolia (Matai)[3]
Prunus domestica (plum)[1]
Pseudopanax ferox (Toothed lancewood)[3]
Psidium guajava (common guava)[1]
Pterolobium stellatum[1]
Pueraria montana var. lobata (Kudzu)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Quercus nigra (Water Oak)[1]
Rhamnus crocea (redberry buckthorn)[1]
Ripogonum scandens[3]
Ruta angustifolia <Unverified Name>[1]
Schefflera digitata (Schefflera)[3]
Schinus molle (false pepper)[1]
Sechium edule (chayote)[1]
Sideritis leucantha <Unverified Name>[1]
Solanum aviculare (Kangaroo Apple)[3]
Solanum dulcamara (deadly nightshade)[1]
Stenocarpus sinuatus (firewheeltree)[1]
Streblus smithii <Unverified Name>[3]
Strelitzia alba[1]
Syzygium ingens[1]
Syzygium maire (Swamp Maire)[3]
Thea japonica <Unverified Name>[1]
Tupeia antarctica <Unverified Name>[3]
Umbellularia californica (California laurel)[1]
Vernonia amygdalina[2]
Veronica lindleyana <Unverified Name>[1]
Vinca major (greater periwinkle)[1]
Vitex lucens[3]
Vitis palmata (catbird grape)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]
Weinmannia silvicola <Unverified Name>[3]
Ziziphus spina-christi (Christ's Thorn Jujube)[1]

Predators

Aphytis chilensis[1]
Aphytis chrysomphali (Golden chalcid)[1]
Aphytis diaspidis[1]
Aphytis proclia[1]
Comperiella bifasciata (Red scale parasite)[1]
Encarsia aurantii[1]
Encarsia bicolor[1]
Encarsia citrina[1]
Hemisarcoptes malus[1]
Myriangium duriaei[1]
Pteroptrix albifemur[1]
Signiphora flava[1]
Signiphora flavopalliata[1]
Signiphora merceti[1]
Signiphora navella <Unverified Name>[1]
Signiphora prepauca <Unverified Name>[1]

Distribution

Iran, Malta, Poland, Philippines, Peru, New Zealand, New Caledonia, Nepal, Morocco, Mongolia, Malawi, Mauritius, Madagascar, Portugal, Mexico, Syria, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Yugoslavia, United States of America, Turkey, Tunisia, Uruguay, Taiwan, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Sri Lanka, Spain, South Africa, Sicily, Seychelles, Reunion, Tanzania, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara-Gunto), Madeira Islands, Japan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Bolivia, Brazil, Canary Islands, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Italy, Azores, Israel, Cuba, India, Hawaiian Islands, Guyana, Guatemala, Greece, Georgia, French Polynesia, France, Egypt, Ecuador, Czech Republic;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Ben-Dov Y., Miller, German & Gimpel, , ScaleNet: Systematic Database of the Scale Insects of the World in Catalog of Life 2011
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 3New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database
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