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Asian Cycad Scale

Aulacaspis yasumatsui

Description:

Palm leaves covered by white scales.

Habitat:

Palm leaves.

1 Species ID Suggestions

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago
Asian Cycad Scale
Aulacaspis yasumatsui The Asian Cycad Scale


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5 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you ceherzog for the ID and the link. It is bad news, it seems that they are all over.

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

This scale is a terrible pest on Cycads ( Sago Palms) in Florida...looks like you have it in Mexico too.

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

I'm not really sure of what this is Olivia.

Olivia Chee
Olivia Chee 8 years ago

Were those eggs? They each have an individual attachment to the leaves.

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Thank you Chief

LuisStevens
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Nayarit, Mexico

Spotted on Dec 24, 2012
Submitted on Feb 28, 2013

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