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Oceanaspidiotus spinosus (spinose scale; spined scale insect)

Synonyms: Acanthaspidiotus borchsenii; Acanthaspidiotus borchseniusi; Acanthaspidiotus spinosa; Aspidiotus persearum; Aspidiotus spinosus; Aspidiotus spinous; Oceanaspidiotus spinosus

Prey / Diet

Arenga pinnata (sugar palm)[1]
Beaucarnea recurvata (bottle-palm)[1]
Boehmeria japonica[1]
Buxus sempervirens (common box)[1]
Camellia japonica (camellia)[1]
Cinnamomum loureiroi (cinnamon)[1]
Dimocarpus longan (longan)[2]
Dimocarpus longan subsp. longan[1]
Euonymus japonicus (Japanese spindletree)[1]
Euphorbia regis-jubae[1]
Eurya emarginata[1]
Ficus carica (piku)[1]
Hedera helix (Algerian ivy)[1]
Hydrangea involucrata[1]
Hydrangea macrophylla (French hydrangea)[1]
Ilex colchica[1]
Laurus nobilis (sweet bay)[1]
Lawsonia inermis (henna)[1]
Ligustrum obtusifolium (border privet)[1]
Lindera triloba (sassafras)[1]
Litsea glutinosa[1]
Livistonia chinensis <Unverified Name>[1]
Maesa chisia[1]
Maesa macrophylla[1]
Magnolia grandiflora (southern magnolia)[1]
Magnolia virginiana (sweetbay)[1]
Mangifera indica (mango)[1]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Persea borbonia (redbay)[1]
Platanus orientalis (oriental planetree)[1]
Rhapis excelsa (Broadleaf Lady Palm)[1]
Smilax stenopelata <Unverified Name>[1]
Solanum melongena (Baingun cultivated eggplnat)[1]
Viburnum rigidum (laurustinus)[1]
Vitis vinifera (wine grape)[1]
Yucca gloriosa (Spanish Dagger)[1]

Predators

Signiphora flava[1]
Signiphora flavella[1]

Distribution

Comoros, Syria, Peru, Madagascar, Madeira Islands, Mexico, Morocco, Mozambique, Nepal, Japan, Portugal, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Sicily, United States of America, Spain, Tanzania, Turkey, United Kingdom, Hawaiian Islands, Uruguay, South Africa, Bermuda, Italy, Israel, Algeria, Argentina, Bahamas, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara-Gunto), Brazil, Canary Islands, China, Federated States of Micronesia, Azores, Georgia, Colombia, Egypt, Dominican Republic, Cuba, Costa Rica, Cook Islands;

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Citations

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
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