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Research Project: Systematics of Hemiptera and Related Groups: Plant Pests, Predators and Disease Vectors

Location: Systematic Entomology Laboratory

Title: Encyclopedia of scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha) of agricultural importance: Roseau cane scale

Author
item Schneider, Scott
item Diaz, Rodrigo - Louisiana State University
item Kondo, Takumasa - Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario

Submitted to: Book Chapter
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: 3/6/2019
Publication Date: N/A
Citation: N/A

Interpretive Summary:

Technical Abstract: This chapter reviews the identification, biology, economic impact, and control of Nipponaclerda biwakoensis (Kuwana), the Roseau cane scale. This species is invasive in the United States (Louisiana) and is associated with massive die-off of Phragmites australis (Roseau cane) in the Mississippi River Delta.