University of Florida

Cycad Aulacaspis Scale: Publications

  • Cave RD. 2005. Biological control of Aulacaspis yasumatsui. The Cycad Newsletter 28: 8-9.
  • Cave RD. 2006. Biological control agents of the cycad aulacaspis scale, Aulacaspis yasumatsui. Proceedings of the Florida State Horticultural Society 119: 422-424.
  • Cave RD, Nguyen R, Manrique V, Avery PS. 2009. New research on two natural enemies of the cycad aulacaspis scale. The Cycad Newsletter 32: 22-23.
  • Cave RD, Sciacchetano C, Diaz R. 2009. Temperature-dependent development of the cycad aulacaspis scale, Aulacaspis yasumatsui (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). Florida Entomologist 92(4): 578-581.
  • Orapa W, Cave RD. 2010. Coccinellids for combating cycad scale: promising news from Palau and the USA. Biocontrol News & Information 31(1): 2N-3N.
  • Smith TR. 2006. Life history and pesticide susceptibility of Cybocephalus nipponicus Ebdrödy-Younga (Coleoptera: Cybocephalidae) and a taxonomic revision of the Cybocephalidae of North America and the West Indies. PhD dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.
  • Smith T R, Cave RD. 2006. Life history of Cybocephalus nipponicus Endrödy-Younga (Coleoptera: Cybocephalidae), a predator of Aulacaspis yasumatsui Takagi (Homoptera: Diaspididae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 108: 905-916.
  • Smith TR, Cave RD. 2006. Pesticide susceptibility of Cybocephalus nipponicus and Rhyzobius lophanthae (Coleoptera: Cybocephalidae, Coccinellidae). Florida Entomologist 89: 502-507.
  • Smith TR, Cave RD. 2006. The Cybocephalidae (Coleoptera) of America north of Mexico. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 99: 776-792.
  • Thorson G. 2009. Evaluation of Rhyzobius lophanthae (Blaisdell) and Cryptolaemus montrouzieri Mulsant (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) as predators of Aulacaspis yasumatsui Takagi (Hemiptera: Diaspididae). MSc thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Cycad Aulacaspis Scale

Cycad Aulacaspis Scale

Cycad Aulacaspis Scale