A new introduced wax scale to Turkey: Ceroplastes ceriferus (Fabricius) (Hemiptera: Coccidae)

Abstract : 

The Indian wax scale, Ceroplastes ceriferus (Fabricius), is highly polyphagous. It occurs in many parts of world. Recently it is introduced to Turkey. A description of the adult female, geographic distribution, host plants and biology are presented with an identification key to the Turkish wax scales


Keyword : 

Coccidae,wax scales, invasive insect, Acer palmatum


Author(s) : , S. Ülgentürk
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