Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Diaspidiotus perniciosus

Diaspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock,1881)

San José scale

on deciduous trees

Diaspidiotus perniciosus

Prunus dulcis © United States National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs

parasite

Scales on the branches.

host plants

restricted polyphagous

Corylus avellana; Juglans regia; Malus domestica, pumila; Prunus dulcis; Pyrus communis; Rosa; Sorbus; Tamarix parviflora.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

synonyms

Comstockaspis perniciosa; Aspidiotus, Quadriaspidiotus, perniciosus.

references

Fetykó (2014a), Gomez-Menor Ortega (1960a), Hellrigl (2004a) , Jansen (1999b), Japoshvili & Karaca (2002a), Kozár, Guignard, Bachmann ao (1994a), Kozár & Ostafichuk (1987a), Łagowska, Golan, Kot ao (2015a) , Malumphy & Kahrer (2011a), Roques, Cleary, Matsiakh & Eschem (2017a), Seljak (2010a).

Last modified 24.ii.2020