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Comstockaspis perniciosa(QUADPE)


Data shown below are extracted from EPPO Global Database
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Basic information
  • EPPO code: QUADPE
  • Preferred name: Comstockaspis perniciosa
  • Authority: (Comstock)

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aonidiella perniciosa (Comstock)
Aspidiotus perniciosus Comstock
Diaspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock)
Quadraspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock)

Common names
Name Language
San José skjoldlus Danish
kalifornische Schildlaus German
San José-Schildlaus German
Californian scale English
pernicious scale English
San José scale English
cochinilla de San José Spanish
escama de San José Spanish
piojo de San José Spanish
hirmukilpikirva Finnish
pou de San José French
aonidiella perniciosa Italian
pidocchio di San Josè Italian
sanhoze-kaigaramusi Japanese
San José schildluis Dutch
San-José skjoldlus Norwegian
cochonilha-de-são-josé Portuguese
piolho-de-são-josé Portuguese
Калифорнийская щитовка Russian
San José-sköldlus Swedish
San Jose kabuklu biti Turkish
Kingdom Animalia ( 1ANIMK )
Phylum Arthropoda ( 1ARTHP )
Subphylum Hexapoda ( 1HEXAQ )
Class Insecta ( 1INSEC )
Order Hemiptera ( 1HEMIO )
Suborder Sternorrhyncha ( 1STERR )
Family Diaspididae ( 1DIASF )
Genus Comstockaspis ( 1COMSG )
Species Comstockaspis perniciosa ( QUADPE )