Animalia > Arthropoda > Insecta > Hemiptera > Coccoidea > Coccidae > Ceroplastes > Ceroplastes destructor
 

Ceroplastes destructor (soft wax scale; Indian wax scale)

Synonyms: Ceroplastes postperlucidus; Gascardia destructor

Prey / Diet

Predators

Aloencyrtus umbrinus[1]
Coccophagus adustus[1]
Halmus chalybeus (steelblue lady beetle)[1]

Distribution

Kenya, Norfolk Island, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Uganda, South Africa, Angola, Papua New Guinea, New Zealand, Mozambique, Madagascar, India, Côte d'Ivoire (=Ivory Coast), Congo, Cameroon, Australia, Solomon Islands;

External References

Photos

Citations

Attributes / relations provided by
1Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
2New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research Plant-SyNZ™ database