Image 1 of 1

SCALE 002 - BROWN SCALE

Brown Scale infestation on a leaf. Scale is one of the most damaging insect pests..  They are so highly modified  in body form that they are not often recognized as insects at all.  Scale feeds on the juices of the plants, stunting plant growth and deforming fruit.
http://www.google.com/accounts/VE?service=analytics&c=CKL-5v2SmZz2zAEQgsuT9qOhnNFH&hl=en