Coconut Scales on Red Mangroves

This past summer we reported scale insects on some Red Mangroves on Abaco. With the help of Dr. Emily Meineke, we recently confirmed the identity of the scale insects as Coconut Scales (Aspidiotus destructor). Coconut scales have been recorded on Red Mangrove previously so it is no surprise that we found them on Abaco. We also found […]

By | 2016-04-18T14:27:27-04:00 April 18th, 2016|Categories: Invertebrates, Mangroves and Creeks|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments