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Melanaspis deklei

Prey / Diet

Morella cerifera (wax myrtle)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Sida rhombifolia (arrowleaf sida)[1]
Viburnum obovatum (small-leaf arrowwood)[1]

Prey / Diet Overlap

Competing SpeciesCommon Prey Count
Abgrallaspis perseae1
Acrocercops quinquistrigella1
Caloptilia burserella1
Caloptilia flavella1
Caloptilia perseae1
Caloptilia violacella1
Cameraria obstrictella1
Melanaspis squamea1
Philodoria marginestrigata (Ilima Leaf Miner)1
Tachardiella mexicana (Mexican lac scale)1

Distribution

United States of America, Mexico;

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Citations

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