Forest Pests of North America
Native and Non-native insects, diseases, and weeds of urban, managed, and natural forests


pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae (Fitch)



Representative Images(View more at Forestry Images)

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0949066

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
James B. Hanson
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0907012

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
E. Bradford Walker
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1241634

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
Scott Tunnock
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1254049

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Adult(s)
William M. Ciesla
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1441128

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
USDA Forest Service - Region 2 - Rocky Mountain Region Archive
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2142093

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Adult(s)
Brytten Steed
2142094
2142094

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
Brytten Steed
2182017
2182017

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Adult(s)
Darren Blackford
2182018
2182018

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Adult(s)
Darren Blackford
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2252064

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
Scott Tunnock
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4836004

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Infestation
E. Bradford Walker
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5019023

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Adult(s)
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources - Forestry Archive
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5024022

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Life Cycle
Whitney Cranshaw
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5024023

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Life Cycle
Whitney Cranshaw
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5111063

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Adult(s)
United States National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs Archive
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5472300

pine needle scale
Chionaspis pinifoliae
Egg(s)
Lorraine Graney


Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Diaspididae
Subfamily: Diaspidinae
Tribe: Diaspidini
Genus: Chionaspis

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: IRAKBRA


Synonyms and Other Names

Related Scientific Names:
Phenacaspis pinifoliae Ferris,1937(Anamorph)
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References

Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 pp.
Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm