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Ceroplastes cirripediformis (barnacle scale; barnacle wax scale)

Synonyms: Ceroplastes breviseta; Ceroplastes cerripidiformis; Ceroplastes euphorbiae; Ceroplastes mexicanus; Ceroplastes plumbaginis

Prey / Diet

Agave americana (American century plant)[1]
Ageratum conyzoides (Billygoat-weed)[1]
Alternathera amoena <Unverified Name>[1]
Ardisia pyramidalis[1]
Argyreia nervosa (elephant creeper)[1]
Asystasia crispata (Ganges primrose)[1]
Atriplex lampa (South American saltbush)[1]
Borrichia frutescens (bushy seaside tansy)[1]
Brunfelsia nitida (Cuban raintree)[1]
Byrsonima intermedia[1]
Carissa carandas (karanda)[1]
Celtis laevigata (sugar berry)[1]
Chrysanthemum indicum[1]
Chrysophyllum cainito (star apple)[1]
Citharexylum spinosum (fiddlewood)[1]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Clematis montevidensis[1]
Clerodendrum chinense (stickbush)[1]
Cleyera japonica (sakaki)[1]
Coccoloba unifera <Unverified Name>[1]
Cordia americana (queen's-wreath)[1]
Diospyros kaki (japanese persimmon)[1]
Dodonaea viscosa subsp. angustifolia (Florida hopbush)[1]
Duranta erecta (golden dewdrops)[1]
Ehretia anacua (knockaway)[1]
Eremosis corymbosa (Indian camphorweed)[1]
Eupatorium capillifolium (dogfennel)[1]
Euphorbia hypericifolia (graceful sandmat)[1]
Euphorbia pulcherrima (poinsettia)[1]
Gardenia jasminoides (Cape jasmine)[1]
Gardenia taitensis (Tahitian gardenia)[1]
Graptophyllum pictum (caricature-plant)[1]
Hura crepitans (sandbox tree)[1]
Ilex aquifolium (English holly)[1]
Ipomoea batatas ('uala)[1]
Iva frutescens (marsh elder)[1]
Jacaranda cuspidifolia[1]
Karwinskia humboltiana <Unverified Name>[1]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Malpighia aquifolia[1]
Malpighia coccigera (Singapore holly)[1]
Malpighia emarginata (Barbados cherry)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Manilkara zapota (sapodilla)[1]
Melia azedarach (chinaberry)[1]
Melicoccus bejuga <Unverified Name>[1]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Nidorella ivifolia (eastern baccharis)[1]
Ocotea pulchella[1]
Parkinsonia aculeata (Jerusalem-thorn)[1]
Passiflora edulis (passionflower)[1]
Passiflora ligularis (sweet granadilla)[1]
Passiflora quadrangularis (giant granadilla)[1]
Pisonia aculeata (pullback)[1]
Plumbago auriculata (cape leadwort)[1]
Pseuderanthemum carruthersii var. atropurpureum[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Rhizophora mangle (American mangrove)[1]
Rivea speciosa <Unverified Name>[1]
Schinus terebinthifolia (Florida holly)[1]
Senna corymbosa (Argentine senna)[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Solanum muricatum (Pepino)[1]
Solanum paniculatum (Jurubeba)[1]
Solanum seaforthianum (paraiso)[1]
Sphagneticola trilobata (Bay Biscayne Creeping-oxeye)[1]
Strobilanthes persicifolia[1]
Tabebuia donell-smithi <Unverified Name>[1]
Turnera subulata[1]
Ulmus parvifolia (Chinese elm)[1]
Ulmus pumila (Chinese elm)[1]
Vanda aurora <Unverified Name>[1]
Viburnum suspensum (viburnum)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]

Predators

Anicetus quintanai[1]
Azya luteipis <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccophagus caridei <Unverified Name>[1]
Coccophagus rusti[1]
Gahaniella saissetiae[1]
Halmus chalybeus (steelblue lady beetle)[1]
Scutellista caerulea[1]

Distribution

Indonesia, Italy, United States of America, U.S. Virgin Islands, Trinidad and Tobago, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Philippines, Peru, Martinique, Marshall Islands, Jamaica, Wake Island, Argentina, Mexico, Antigua and Barbuda, Bermuda, Brazil, Chile, Guyana, Cuba, Galapagos Islands, Greece, Colombia, Hawaiian Islands;

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by 1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
Images provided by Google Image Search
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access