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Abstract

Coccoidea species in Brandenburg.

Abstract

During the recent years, the Plant Protection Service in Brandenburg (Federal State of Germany) found several species of Coccoidea on fruit trees, ornamental plants, nurseries and imported plants: Aspidiotus destructor, Bambusaspis bambusae, Ceroplastes japonicus, Ceroplastes rubens, Vinsonia stellifera, Icerya purchasi, Aspidiotus nerii, Abgrallaspis cyanophylli, Diaspis boisduvali, Diaspis bromeliae, Hemiberlesia rapax, Chrysomphalus dictyospermi, Aonidiella aurantii, Parlatoria pergandii, Quadraspidiotus perniciosus, Parthenolecanium persicae. Some species were not known before in the region.