EPPO Global Database

Ceroplastes rubens(CERPRB)

Distribution details in United States of America

Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2005: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 1955
From CABI Pest map 118 (1990): Present, restricted distribution
First found in 1955 in Florida.
* Miller DR, Miller GL, Hodges GS, Davidson JA (2005) Introduced scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) of the United States and their impact on US agriculture. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 107(1), 123-158.