San Jose scale

Definition of San Jose scale

San Jo`se´ scale
1.A very destructive scale insect (Aspidiotus perniciosus) that infests the apple, pear, and other fruit trees. So called because first introduced into the United States at San José, California.

Related Words

armored scale, Aspidiotus, Aspidiotus perniciosus, genus Aspidiotus
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