Banana scale, Aspidiotus destructor

Banana scales have a wide distribution in all banana growing regions and rarely cause major economic damage as they are kept under check by natural enemies.
Montage  Scales on banana leaf aspidiotus1  Scales on banana leaf Montage1  Scales on banana banana-scales  Banana scales
DSC03012  Upper surface of banana leaf showing symptom of damage caused by banana scales scale-damage1  Upper surface of banana leaf showing symptom of damage caused by banana scales scale-damage  Upper surface of banana leaf showing symptom of damage caused by banana scales scales (1)  Scales on banana
scales (10)  Scales on banana scales (3)  Scales on banana scales (4)  Scales on banana scales (8)  Scales on banana
scales (9)  Scales on banana scales1  Scale colony on lower surface of banana leaf corresponding to the chlorotic area on upper surface scales2  Banana scales aspi  Scales on banana
aspidiotus (1)  Scales on banana aspidiotus (2)  Scales on banana asp  Scales on banana Captured  Scales on banana
aspidiotus  Adult female aphytis (10)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (11)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (13)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale
aphytis (14)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (15)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (2)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (3)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale
aphytis (4)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (6)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (7)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale aphytis (8)  Aphytis sp., a common aphelinid parasitoid of banana scale
chilocorus-larva  Early stage larva of Chilocorus nigrita feeding on banana scales chilocorus-nn  Lady beetle, Chilocorus nigrita - a common and effective predator of banana scales chilocorus  Larva and pupa of Chilocorus nigrita, an effective predator of banana scales coccinellid  Larva of Sasajiscymnus dwipakalpa (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale
coccinellid1  Larva of Sasajiscymnus dwipakalpa (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (1)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (2)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (3)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale
cybocephalus (4)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (5)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (6)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (7)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale
cybocephalus (8)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale cybocephalus (9)  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale image0163  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale image0164  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale
image0165  Larva of Cybocephalus sp. (Nitidulidae) feeding on banana scale jau-banana  Jauravia sp. (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale jau  Jauravia sp. (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale jauraviab  Jauravia sp. (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale
jauraviac  Jauravia sp. (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale jaure  Jauravia sp. (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale sasajiscymnus (1)  Larva of Sasajiscymnus dwipakalpa (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale sasajiscymnus (2)  Larva of Sasajiscymnus dwipakalpa (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale
sasajiscymnus (3)  Larva of Sasajiscymnus dwipakalpa (Coccinellidae) feeding on banana scale