Invasive Species Compendium

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Abstract

Coccoid pests (scale insects and mealybugs) and their host-plants on Chittagong University campus - a checklist.

Abstract

A checklist of scale insects and mealybugs along with their host plants on Chittagong University campus, Bangladesh, is given. Among the species identified were Planococcus citri (on Codiaeum variegatum, Psidium guajava (guavas) and Gardenia florida), and Icerya aegyptiaca (on Artocarpus heterophyllus, Codiaeum variegatum and guavas).