Identity. Top of page. Preferred Scientific Name. Coccus hesperidum Linnaeus, Preferred Common Name. brown soft scale. Body broadly oval to round; flat to slightly convex in lateral view; body yellow- green to yellow-brown, usually with small brown flecks scattered on dorsum; body. Coccus hesperidum is common on many subtropical fruit trees (see Table ), but generally is not considered a dangerous pest because natural enemies.

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report. The soft scale Coccus hesperidum infesting holly on Vancouver Island. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of British Columbia, The encyrtid and aphelinid parasites Hymenoptera: Chalcidoidea of soft brown scale, Coccus hesperidum Linnaeus Hemiptera: Coccidae in South Africa.

Pretoria, Republic of South Africa: Biological studies of the immature stages of, soft brown scale, Coccus hesperidum Linnaeus Homoptera: South African Journal of Agricultural Sciences, 9: Insects and mites of cultivated plants in South Africa.

Insect pests of economic significance affecting major crops of the countries in Asia and the Pacific region. Pests of the Cultivated Plants of Israel. Avidov Z; Harpaz I, Plant pests of Israel. Scale insect species Hemiptera: A systematic catalogue cooccus the soft scale insects of the world Homoptera: Coccidae with data on geographical distribution, host plants, biology and economic importance. Sandhill Crane Press, Inc. Biological control of insect pests in Bermuda.


Bulletin of Entomological Research, 50 pt. World Crop Pests, Vol 7A. Citrus Entomology in the Middle East. Crop pests in Tanzania and their control. Subtribe mealybugs and scales Coccoidea. Soft scale insects Coccidae. Observations on the effects of high density populations of spiders. Principally an Ixeuticus sp. Insect development and reproduction disrupters. World Crop Pests, Vol 7B. Darvas B; Virag EJ, The effectivity of kinoprene and hydroprene against scale insects Pseudococcidae, Coccidae, Diaspididae damaging hespfridum ornamentals.

Coccoids on tea in north-east India. Indian Journal of Entomology, De Lotto G, On some Ethiopian species of the genus Coccus Homoptera: Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa, Further notes hessperidum Ethiopian species of the genus Coccus Homoptera: The green scales of coffee in Africa south of the Sahara Homoptera: Bulletin of Entomological Research, Papaya pests; granadilla pests.

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Morphology ckccus taxonomy of adult males of the family Coccidae Homoptera: The Soft Scales Homoptera: California Department of Food, Agriculture. Gomez-Menor Ortega J, Cochinillas que atacen a los frutales Homoptera: Familias Lecanidae y Margarodidae. Boletin de patologia Vegetal y Entomologia Agricola, Madrid, Insects and mites of agricultural and quarantine importance in Chile.

Universidad de Chile, pp. Arthropods of Florida and Neighbouring Land Areas. The soft scales insects of Florida Homoptera: Florida Department of Agriculture, Consumer Services. Florida Department of Agriculture. Cecidomyiidae and other Diptera.

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Compensatory releases of Microterys flavus as a biological control agent against brown soft scale. The response of brown soft scale and its parasites to repeated insecticide pressure.


Scale insect fauna Hemiptera: Coccoidea of New Zealand’s pygmy mistletoes Korthalsella: Viscaceae with description of three new species: Herting B; Simmonds FJ, A catalogue of parasites and predators of Terrestrial Arthropods.

Notes on Rhodesian Coccidae Homoptera: The genera Coccus, Parasaissetia, Saissetia and a new genus Mashona. Arnoldia Rhodesia3 5: The scale insect family Coccidae: CAB International, pp. Scale Insects of Japan in Colours. National Agriculture Education Uesperidum, pp.

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Coccoidea associated with avocado crop, Persea americana Mill. Lauraceae in Valle del Cauca and neighboring departments of Colombia.

Catalog of Hymenoptera in America north of Mexico. Symphyta and Apocrita Parasitica. Smithsonian Institute Press, Mahmood R; Mohyuddin AI, Integrated control of mango pests. Six non-native species of scale insect Hemiptera: Coccoidea new for Belgium.

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Entomologist’s Monthly Magazine, 4: A revision of the scale insects of Florida. Florida State Hwsperidum Board Bulletin, 1: New records of mealybugs, scale insects, and whiteflies Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha from Mali and Senegal. Journal of Agricultural and Urban Entomology, 28 1: