Location: Systematic Entomology LaboratoryTitle: Encyclopedia of scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha) of agricultural importance: Roseau cane scale Author
|Diaz, Rodrigo - Louisiana State University|
|Kondo, Takumasa - Instituto Colombiano Agropecuario|
Submitted to: Book Chapter
Publication Type: Book / Chapter
Publication Acceptance Date: 3/6/2019
Publication Date: N/A
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.