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Ceroplastes rubens (pink wax scale; red wax scale)

Synonyms: Ceroplastes rubens minor

Prey / Diet

Acer buergerianum (Trident Maple)[1]
Acer palmatum (Japanese maple)[1]
Acer tataricum subsp. ginnala (Amur maple)[1]
Acrostichum aureum (golden leatherfern)[1]
Aglaonema commutatum (Philippine evergreen)[1]
Aglaonema costatum[1]
Aglaonema modestum[1]
Aglaonema pictum (cara de caballo)[1]
Aglaonema tricolor[1]
Allamanda cathartica (golden trumpet)[1]
Alpinia purpurata (red ginger)[1]
Alyxia gynopogon[1]
Alyxia olivaeformis <Unverified Name>[1]
Alyxia stellata (maile)[1]
Anacardium occidentale (cashew)[1]
Annona squamosa (sugar apple)[1]
Anthurium andraeanum (flamingo-lily)[1]
Ardisia humilis (Low shoebutton)[1]
Ardisia japonica[1]
Artocarpus altilis (breadfruit)[1]
Artocarpus integra <Unverified Name>[1]
Aspidotis ficus <Unverified Name>[1]
Asplenium australasicum (Bird's nest fern)[1]
Asplenium nidum <Unverified Name>[1]
Astronidium robustum[1]
Atractocarpus fitzalanii (Brown Gardenia)[1]
Barringtonia asiatica (sea putat)[1]
Barringtonia racemosa (Powder-puff Tree)[1]
Bischofia javanica (Javanese bishopwood)[1]
Bixa orellana (lipsticktree)[1]
Blechnum orientalis <Unverified Name>[1]
Buxus microphylla (littleleaf boxwood)[1]
Calophyllum inophyllum (Alexandrian laurel)[1]
Calophyllum tomentosum[1]
Camellia japonica (camellia)[1]
Camellia oleifera[1]
Camellia rusticans <Unverified Name>[1]
Camellia sinensis (tea)[1]
Cascabela thevetia (luckynut)[1]
Celosia argentea (silver cock's comb)[1]
Chrysanthemum morifolium[1]
Cinnamomum ceylonicum <Unverified Name>[1]
Cinnamomum loureiroi (cinnamon)[1]
Cinnamomum yabunikkei[1]
Citrus aurantiifolia (lime)[1]
Citrus aurantium (myrtle-leaved orange tree)[1]
Citrus glauca (Australian desert lime)[1]
Citrus limon (lemon)[1]
Citrus reticulata (tangerine)[1]
Citrus trifoliata (hardy orange)[1]
Cleyera japonica (sakaki)[1]
Coccoloba uvifera (seagrape)[1]
Coccophagus ceroplastae[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[1]
Coffea arabica (Arabian coffee)[1]
Cryptocarya triplinervis[1]
Cudrania javanesis <Unverified Name>[1]
Cupaniopsis serrata[1]
Cycas revoluta (sago palm)[1]
Cytisus scoparius (Broomtops)[1]
Daphne odora (Winter daphne)[1]
Denhamia cunninghamii[1]
Dicranopteris flexuosa (drooping forkedfern)[1]
Dimocarpus longa <Unverified Name>[1]
Dimocarpus longan (longan)[1]
Dioclea violacea (Wadra)[1]
Diospyros kaki (japanese persimmon)[1]
Elaeocarpus bifidus (kalia)[1]
Elaphoglossum crassifolium (royal tonguefern)[1]
Epipremnum pinnatum (centipede tongavine)[1]
Eriobotrya japonica (loquat)[1]
Eucalyptus globulus (eurabbie)[1]
Euonymus alatus subsp. alatus (burning bush)[1]
Euonymus europaeus (European spindletree)[1]
Euonymus japonicus (Japanese spindletree)[1]
Euphorbia heterophylla var. heterophylla (Mexican fireplant)[1]
Euphorbia pulcherrima (poinsettia)[1]
Eurya emarginata[1]
Eurya japonica[1]
Evodia littoralis <Unverified Name>[1]
Exocarpos phyllanthoides[1]
Fatsia japonica (paperplant)[1]
Ficus amplissima[1]
Ficus benjamina (weeping fig)[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Ficus microcarpa var. hillii[1]
Ficus prolixa (fig)[1]
Ficus sarmentosa[1]
Flindersia australis (Crows Ash)[1]
Flindersia bennettii (Bennett's Ash)[1]
Flindersia bourjotiana[1]
Flindersia brayleyana (Queensland maple)[1]
Flindersia schottiana[1]
Garcinia subelliptica[1]
Garcinia talbotii[1]
Gardenia jasminoides (Cape jasmine)[1]
Gardenia taitensis (Tahitian gardenia)[1]
Gerbera jamesonii (Barberton daisy)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Hernandia guianensis (mago)[1]
Ilex aquifolium (English holly)[1]
Ilex cornuta (Chinese holly)[1]
Ilex integra (mochi tree)[1]
Ilex latifolia[1]
Ilex oldhami <Unverified Name>[1]
Ilex pedunculosa[1]
Ilex rotunda (Kurogane holly)[1]
Ilex serrata[1]
Inocarpus fagifer (Tahitian Chestnut)[1]
Ixora coccinea (scarlet jungleflame)[1]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Ligustrum japonicum (Japanese privet)[1]
Lindera citriodora[1]
Litchi chinensis (lychee)[1]
Machilus thunbergii[1]
Macropiper excelsum[1]
Magnolia salicifolia (Willow-leafed magnolia)[1]
Malus sylvestris (Crab Apple)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Melaleuca viridflora <Unverified Name>[1]
Melodinus baueri[1]
Meryta angustifolia[1]
Molineria capitulata (palm grass)[1]
Monstera deliciosa (tarovine)[1]
Morus alba (mulberry)[1]
Musa nana <Unverified Name>[1]
Musa paradisiaca (Banana)[1]
Myristica cagayanensis[1]
Myrsine ralstoniae[1]
Nageia nagi (Nagi)[1]
Nandina domestica (sacred bamboo)[1]
Nephelium lappaceum (rambutan)[1]
Nephrolepis exaltata (Boston swordfern)[1]
Nerium oleander (oleander)[1]
Olea europaea subsp. cuspidata (African olive)[1]
Paederia foetida (stinkvine)[1]
Palaquium formosanum[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Philodendron gigantium <Unverified Name>[1]
Photinia glabra (Japanese photinia)[1]
Phymatosorus scolopendria (monarch fern)[1]
Pinus caribaea (Caribbean pine)[1]
Pinus densiflora (Japanese red pine)[1]
Pinus elliottii (Slash pine)[1]
Pinus montezumae (Montezuma pine)[1]
Pinus parviflora (Japanese white pine)[1]
Pinus radiata (Monterey pine)[1]
Pinus tabuliformis var. tabuliformis[1]
Pinus taeda (Loblolly pine)[1]
Pinus thunbergii (Japanese black pine)[1]
Pittosporum bracteolatum (Oleander)[1]
Pittosporum taitense (Wild Coffee)[1]
Pittosporum tobira (Japanese cheesewood)[1]
Platycerium bifurcatum (Elkhorn Fern)[1]
Plumeria rubra (frangipani)[1]
Polyscias guilfoylei (geranium aralia)[1]
Pouteria caimito (abiu)[1]
Prunus domestica (plum)[1]
Prunus mume (Japanese apricot)[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[1]
Pyrus communis (common pear)[1]
Pyrus pyrifolia (Chinese pear)[1]
Randia tahitensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Rhododendron indicum[1]
Schefflera actinophylla (octopus tree)[1]
Schefflera elegantissima[1]
Schinus terebinthifolia (Florida holly)[1]
Sersalisia sericea[1]
Siphonodon pendulus <Unverified Name>[1]
Spartium junceum (weaver's broom)[1]
Spiraea thunbergii (Thunberg's meadowsweet)[1]
Strobilanthes japonicus[1]
Symplocos kuroki[1]
Syzygium cumins <Unverified Name>[1]
Talipariti tiliaceum (mahoe)[1]
Ternstroemia gymnanthera[1]
Thelypteris obliterata[1]
Toxicodendron succedaneum (wax tree)[1]
Vernonanthura cuneifolia (Mugwort)[1]
Virola gardneri (nutmeg)[1]
Weinmannia samoensis[1]
Wilkiea macrophylla[1]
Zingiber officinale (Ginger)[1]

Predators

Anicetus annulatus[1]
Anicetus beneficus[1]
Anicetus rarisetus[1]
Anicetus rubensi[1]
Aprostocetus ceroplastae[1]
Cephaleta brunniventris[1]
Coccophagus ceroplastae[1]
Coccophagus japonicus[1]
Microterys kotinskyi[1]
Moranila californica[1]
Moranila ceroplastis <Unverified Name>[1]
Scutellista caerulea[1]

Distribution

Hawaiian Islands, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Ryukyu Islands (=Nansei Shoto), Seychelles, Solomon Islands, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, United States of America, Vanuatu (=New Hebrides), Vietnam, Western Samoa, Zanzibar, Palau, Taiwan, French Polynesia, Tanzania, Northern Mariana Islands, China, Cook Islands, Fiji, Australia, Guam, Malaysia, Norfolk Island, Egypt, New Caledonia, Hong Kong, Kiribati, Kenya, Japan, Indonesia, India;

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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