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Soft brown scale

Coccus hesperidum

Description:

Scale being attended to by ants. Spotted in my garden on a cabbage tree. In the second photo there are a number of nymphs as well.

Habitat:

Pest throughout South Africa.


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Neph
Neph 5 years ago

Interesting!

Lesedi Local Municipality, Gauteng, South Africa

Lat: -26.50, Long: 28.36

Spotted on May 12, 2012
Submitted on May 12, 2012

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