Exotic Pest Reporting
G. Watson, California Dept. of Agriculture
False coconut scale
False coconut scale (Aspidiotus rigidus) is an insect pest of coconut.
Attacks by this pest will cause spots of chlorosis on leaves. The growth of infested trees is stunted and coconut production decreases. Under heavy infestations leaves will wilt and the tree will eventually die.
01/16/2018 - Fighting cocolisap with Comperiella