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Pinnaspis buxi (bamboo mussel-scale; boxwood scale; coconut scale; pandanus scale; screw pine scale; small mussel scale)

Synonyms: Aspidiotus buxi; Chionaspis vandalicus; Coccus vandalicus; Diaspis vandalicus; Fiorinia buxi; Fiorinia pandaniana; Hemichionaspis pseudaspidistrae; Mytilaspis buti; Mytilaspis buxi; Mytilaspis pandani; Mytilaspis pandanni; Pinaspis buxi; Pinaspis pandani; Pinnapsis buxi; Pinnaspis alba; Pinnaspis bambusae; Pinnaspis buxi; Pinnaspis buxi alba; Pinnaspis buxi pandani; Pinnaspis pandani; Pinnaspis pandani alba; Pinnaspis pandani albus; Pinnaspis siphonodontis
Language: Spanish

Prey / Diet

Abies pindrow (West Himalayan Fir)[1]
Acrocomia media (grugru palm)[2]
Adiantum monochlamys[2]
Aglaonema costatum[1]
Aglaonema philippinensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Anthurium crystallinum[2]
Anthurium grandi <Unverified Name>[2]
Anthurium magnificum[2]
Anthurium parasiticum[1]
Anthurium signatum[1]
Anthurium willdenowii[1]
Areca catechu (betel palm)[2]
Artocarpus heterophyllus (jackfruit)[2]
Artocarpus integrifolia[2]
Barringtonia edulis[2]
Buxus sempervirens (common box)[2]
Canarium indicum (Java almond)[2]
Cassia fistula (Pudding-pipe Tree)[2]
Celtis philippinensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Chrysanthemum morifolium[2]
Cinnamomum loureiroi (cinnamon)[1]
Cocos nucifera (coconut palm)[2]
Colocasia antiquorum (coco yam)[2]
Coprosma laevigata[2]
Cordyline fruticosa (tiplant)[2]
Cyperus alternifolius (Umbrella Plant)[2]
Daemonorops lewisianus <Unverified Name>[2]
Dictyosperma album (redpalm)[2]
Dietes bicolor (Fortnight lily)[2]
Diospyros oleoides <Unverified Name>[2]
Dypsis lutescens (yellow butterfly palm)[2]
Elaeis guineensis (African oil palm)[1]
Epipremnum aureum (Pothos)[2]
Ficus minahassae (clustertree)[2]
Gossypium barbadense (Creole cotton)[2]
Hardwickia binata[2]
Heliconia bihai (macawflower)[2]
Hevea brasiliensis (rubber tree)[2]
Hibiscus arnottianus (white rosemallow)[2]
Homalomena philippinensis[2]
Howeia belmoreana <Unverified Name>[2]
Howeia forsteriana <Unverified Name>[2]
Hyophorbe indica (Palmiste Poison)[2]
Ilex vomitoria (yaupon)[2]
Inocarpus fagifer (Tahitian Chestnut)[2]
Lantana commersoni <Unverified Name>[2]
Licuala grandis[2]
Magnolia glandiflora <Unverified Name>[2]
Martellidendron hornei[2]
Michelia chambaka <Unverified Name>[2]
Momordica charantia (balsampear)[2]
Monstera adansonii (Adanson's monstera)[2]
Monstera deliciosa (tarovine)[2]
Morinda citrifolia (Indian mulberry)[2]
Nerium indicum subsp. indicum[2]
Olea cuspidata <Unverified Name>[2]
Pandanus conideus <Unverified Name>[2]
Pandanus samoensis[2]
Pandanus seychellarum <Unverified Name>[2]
Pandanus tectorius (Tahitian screwpine)[1]
Pandanus utilis (common screwpine)[2]
Persea americana (avocado)[1]
Phaseolus vulgaris (Common Bean)[2]
Philodendron bipinnatifidum (philodendron)[1]
Pinanga coronata[2]
Pothos seemanii <Unverified Name>[2]
Prionium serratum[1]
Punica granatum (pomegranate)[2]
Rhodospatha moritziana[1]
Siphonodon celastrineus[2]
Solanum lycopersicum (Currant Tomato)[2]
Strelitzia reginae (Bird-of-paradise flower)[2]
Tamarindus indica (Tamarind)[2]
Theobroma cacao (cacao)[2]
Thrinax excelsa (broad thatch)[2]
Veitchia joannis (Joannis Palm)[2]
Vernicia montana (mu oil tree)[2]
Vriesea polonia <Unverified Name>[2]

Predators

Aphytis diaspidis[2]
Chilocorus circumdatus[2]
Chilocorus distigma <Unverified Name>[2]
Chilocorus nigritus[2]
Chilocorus wahlbergi <Unverified Name>[2]
Cryptognatha nodiceps[2]
Cryptogonus orbiculus[2]
Cybocephalus semiflavus <Unverified Name>[2]
Encarsia citrina[2]
Exochomus flavipes[2]
Exochomus ventralis <Unverified Name>[2]
Heipharis cautus <Unverified Name>[2]
Lotis bicolor <Unverified Name>[2]
Platynaspis kollari <Unverified Name>[2]
Prospaltella flexibilis <Unverified Name>[2]
Scymnus guttiger <Unverified Name>[2]
Scymnus njalensis <Unverified Name>[2]
Scymnus trepidulus <Unverified Name>[2]
Serangium kunowi <Unverified Name>[2]
Sticholotis punctata <Unverified Name>[2]
Telsimia nitida[2]

Distribution

Guyana, Mexico, Solomon Islands, Singapore, Sierra Leone, Seychelles, Sao Tome and Principe, Russia, Reunion, Montserrat, Philippines, Spain, Peru, United Kingdom, Papua New Guinea, Panama, Palau, Pakistan, Puerto Rico & Vieques Island, Togo, Italy, Mauritius, Zaire, Western Samoa, Venezuela, United States of America, Trinidad and Tobago, Tonga, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Tanzania, Tajikistan (=Tadzhikistan), Taiwan, Switzerland, Sweden, Suriname, U.S. Virgin Islands, Cameroon, Ecuador, Dominica, Denmark, Czechoslovakia, Cuba, Cook Islands, Comoros, Egypt, China, Argentina, Brazil, Belize, Barbados, Australia, Malaysia, Antigua and Barbuda, Japan, Colombia, India, Federated States of Micronesia, Jamaica, Indonesia, Madagascar, Hong Kong, Hawaiian Islands, France, Grenada, Ghana, Germany, French Polynesia, Fiji, Guam, Ireland;

Photos

Citations

Species recognized by Ben-Dov Y., Miller, German & Gimpel, , in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1Biological Records Centre Database of Insects and their Food Plants 2Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
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