Key Plant, Key Pests: Sago Palm (Cycas revoluta)
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Keywords

sago palm
key plant
cycas revoluta
mealybug
manganese deficiency
cold injury
scales
cycad aulacaspis scale

How to Cite

Popenoe, Juanita, Matthew Borden, Adam G Dale, Angela Colonna, Caroline R Warwick, and Brian J. Pearson. 2021. “Key Plant, Key Pests: Sago Palm (Cycas revoluta): EP608/ENH1344, 10/2021”. EDIS 2021 (5). https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-ep608-2021.

Abstract

This series of Key Plant, Key Pests publications are designed for Florida gardeners, horticulturalists, and landscape professionals to help identify common pests associated with common Florida flora. This new 4-page publication of the UF/IFAS Environmental Horticulture Department provides information and general management recommendations for aulacaspis scale, other scales, mealybugs, and manganese deficiency. 
https://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/ep608

https://doi.org/10.32473/edis-ep608-2021
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References

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Byron, M. A. and J. L. Gillett-Kaufman. Reviewed 2019. Longtailed mealybug, Pseudococcus longispinus (Targioni Tozzetti). University of Florida/IFAS Publication: EENY-666. http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/fruit/MEALYBUGS/longtailed_mealybug.htm

Gardening Solutions. 2020. https://gardeningsolutions.ifas.ufl.edu/care/pests-and-diseases/pests/cycad-aulacapsis-scale.html

Mannion, C., A. Hunsberger, K. Gabel, E. Buss & L. Buss. 2006. Cycad Aulacaspis Scale, (Aulacaspis yasumatsui) https://trec.ifas.ufl.edu/mannion/pdfs/CycadScale.pdf

Northrop, R. J., M. G. Andreu, M. H. Friedman, M. McKenzie & H. V. Quintana. Reviewed 2019. Cycas revoluta, Sago Palm. University of Florida/IFAS Publication: FOR 254/FR316. http://edis.ifas.ufl.edu/fr316

Weissing, T. J., F. W. Howard, and A. B. Hamon. Reviewed 2020. Cycad aulacaspis scale, Aulacaspis yasumatsui Takagi. University of Florida/IFAS Publication: EENY-096. http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/orn/palms/cycad_scale.htm

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