Exotic Pest Reporting
Plutarco Echegoyen, Bugwood.org
Iceryine scale (Crypticerya multicicatrices) is an insect pest. It is a native of Colombia.
This is a new polyphagous species of scale which was collected from the leaves and twigs of its host, a soursop that was infested on all twigs and some leaves and had stunted growth. As a newly described species, the impact of Crypticerya multicicatrices in Colombia is not yet known.