Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Ceroplastes ceriferus

Ceroplastes ceriferus (Fabricius, 1798)

indian wax scale

on broadleaved trees

Ceroplastes ceriferus on Acer palmatum

em>Acer palmatum, female scale (from Ülgentürk)

parasite

Scales at the branches.

host plants

polyphagous

Acer palmatum; Buxus; Camellia; Cornus; Deutzia; Euonymus; Ficus; Hedera; Laurus nobilis; Magnolia; Malus; Pyracantha; Spiraea.

distribution within Europe

PESI (2021).

references

Fetykó & Kozár (2012a), Seljak (2012a), Ülgentürk (2016a).

Last modified 15.ix.2021