EPPO Global Database

Ceroplastes japonicus(CERPJA)

Distribution details in Croatia

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2008: Present, no details
First recorded in: 2005
* Milek TM, Simala M (2007) List of the scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) of Croatia. Proceedings of the XI International Symposium on Scale Insect Studies (Oeiras, PT, 2007-09-24/27), 105-119.

* Milek TM, Simala M (2008) [Japanese wax scale Ceroplastes japonicus (Green, 1921) (Hemiptera: Coccoidea: Cocidae) - a new pest in Croatia]. Glasilo Biljne Zastite 8(1), 11-15.
------- First found in 2005 on laurel in Istria.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Hungary Present, few occurrences view...
Slovenia Present, no details view...