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Macadamia Felted Coccid

  title={Macadamia Felted Coccid},
  author={P. Conant and Dick M. Tsuda and R. Heu and K. Teramoto},
  • P. Conant, Dick M. Tsuda, +1 author K. Teramoto
  • Published 2005
  • Biology
  • Introduction. An infestation of an insect believed to be the macadamia felted coccid (MFC), Eriococcus ironsidei Williams, was found infesting macadamia trees in South Kona on the island of Hawaii by staff of a commercial macadamia farm in late February 2005. Specimens were tentatively identified as the macadamia felted coccid by the University of Hawaii’s College of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources (CTAHR). On April 4, 2005, the identification was confirmed by D.R. Miller of the USDA… CONTINUE READING
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