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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 xalapensis (Texas madrone)[1]
Archontophoenix cunninghamiana (Bangalow Palm)[1]
Avicennia germinans (black mangrove)[2]
Baccharis dracunculifolia[2]
Bauhinia purpurea (Purple Butterfly Tree)[1]
Beilschmiedia tawa (Tawa tree)[3]
Bougainvillea glabra (paperflower)[1]
Brachychiton discolor[1]
Brachyglottis repanda var. fragrans (Bushman's friend)[3]
Buxus sempervirens (common box)[3]
Calophyllum inophyllum (Alexandrian laurel)[2]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[2]
Carissa spinarum (Conkerberry)[2]
Carmichaelia australis[3]
Carya illinoiensis (pecan)[1]
Castilloa elastica (Central American Rubber)[1]
Ceratonia siliqua (Carob Tree)[1]
Cercis siliquastrum (Judas-tree)[1]
Cinnamomum camphora (camphor tree)[1]
Cistus heterophyllus[1]
Cistus monspeliensis (Montpelier cistus)[1]
Clematis terniflora (leatherleaf clematis)[3]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[2]
Coleonema pulchellum (confetti bush)[3]
Colophospermum mopane (Butterfly Tree)[1]
Coprosma propinqua[3]
Coprosma rhamnoides[3]
Coprosma robusta[3]
Coprosma rotundifolia[3]
Corokia cotoneaster[3]
Corynocarpus laevigatus (karakaranut)[3]
Cytisus prolifer <Unverified Name>[1]
Dendrobium bigibbum (Cooktown Orchid)[1]
Denhamia bilocularis[1]
Diospyros kaki (japanese persimmon)[1]
Diospyros pentamera (Myrtle Ebony)[1]
Dodonaea angustifolia (Florida hopbush)[3]
Echinops sphaerocephalus (great globe thistle)[1]
Elaeagnus japonica <Unverified Name>[1]
Elaeagnus multiflora var. hortensis[1]
Elaeagnus pungens (thorny elaeagnus)[1]
Elaeagnus reflexa[1]
Elaeocarpus hookerianus[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 (New Zealand broadleaf)[3]
Gymnosporia senegalensis subsp. senegalensis (Red Spike-thorn)[1]
Hakea sericea (Needlebush)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Heteromeles arbutifolia (Toyon)[1]
Hieracium pomoricum[1]
Hypericum canariense (Canary Island St. Johnswort)[1]
Hypericum reflexum[1]
Juglans nigra (black walnut)[2]
Juglans regia (English walnut)[1]
Knightia excelsa (rewarewa)[3]
Laurelia novae-zelandiae[3]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Leionema nudum[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 (willowleaf sandalwood)[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]
Paliurus spina-christi (paliurus)[1]
Paraserianthes lophantha (plume-albizia)[3]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phyllostachys bambusoides (Japanese timber bamboo)[1]
Phytolacca dioica[1]
Picrorhiza scrophulariiflora[1]
Pithecellobium dulce (monkeypod)[1]
Plagianthus divaricatus (saltmarsh ribbonwood)[3]
Planchonella australis (Black Apple)[1]
Platanus orientalis (oriental planetree)[1]
Pomaderris apetala (Dogwood)[3]
Pomaderris phylicifolia[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[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 (Smith's Milkwood)[3]
Strelitzia alba[1]
Syzygium ingens[1]
Syzygium maire (Swamp Maire)[3]
Toona ciliata (Australian redcedar)[1]
Tupeia antarctica[3]
Umbellularia californica (California laurel)[1]
Vernonia amygdalina[2]
Veronica stricta[3]
Veronica topiaria[3]
Vinca major (greater periwinkle)[1]
Vitex lucens[3]
Vitis palmata (catbird grape)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]
Weinmannia silvicola <Unverified Name>[3]
Zygogynum pauciflorum[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;

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Citations

Species recognized by Ben-Dov Y., Miller, German & Gimpel, , 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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