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Notes: Scale insects are formidable enemies of agricultural crops. This report reviews the place of scales in the world of insects, a general description, illustrations, means of reproduction and defense. Species mentioned include Chionaspis salicis, Kuwania sp., Matsucoccus sp., Neosteingelia texana, Parlatoria sp., Pulvinaria sp., Saccharicoccus sacchari and Xylococcus sp.