Created 25-Apr-15
Modified 25-Apr-15
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"This is a species of Crypticerya and it is almost certainly C. montserratensis. Wolcott (1948) referred to this scale as the ‘wedding cake scale’ due to the elaborate wax ornamentation." Was kindly identified by Dr Chris Malumphy.

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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Insects
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:cake, scale, wedding

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