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Notes: Lepidosaphes pinnaeformis (=beckii) appears to be kept under control by Lotis neglecta in orchards in South Africa. Other scale species that occur are Aonidiella aurantii, Chionaspis sp., Coccus (Lecanium) hesperidum, Icerya purchasi and Pseudococcus citri.