brown soft scale

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Noun1.brown soft scale - pest on citrus trees
soft scale - an insect active in all stages
genus Coccus - type genus of the Coccidae
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incarnatum-equiseti complex were also reported from a brown soft scale (Fan et al., 2014).
The strain HEB01 of Fusarium sp., a new pathogen that infects brown soft scale. Annls Microbiol., 64: 333-341.
The 2 scale species known to inflict heaviest damage to cultivated orchids are the brown soft scale (Coccus hesperidium L.) and the Boisduval scale (Diaspis boisduvalii Signoret), both of which are common and widespread (Johnson 2010).