soft scale
Ceroplastes ceriferus Fabricius, 1798

Selected Images


5119088
5119088

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Adult(s)
United States National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs Archive
5119086
5119086

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Adult(s)
United States National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs Archive
5119087
5119087

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Nymph(s)
United States National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs Archive
5198085
5198085

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Adult(s)
Jeffrey W. Lotz
5198086
5198086

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Adult(s)
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive
5198087
5198087

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Adult(s)
Florida Division of Plant Industry Archive
5429864
5429864

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Infestation
Brian Kunkel
5429865
5429865

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Ceroplastes ceriferus
Infestation
Brian Kunkel

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Coccidae
Subfamily: Ceroplastinae
Tribe: Ceroplastini
Genus: Ceroplastes

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: IRAHBJA

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
tortoise scale, wax scale

Categories

Category: Piercing and Sucking Insects

References

Common Name Reference: Derived from taxonomy / Generic common name

Scientific Name Reference: