The Warmer the Better: Gloomy Scale Can Be a Big Problem on Urban Landscape Trees

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Gloomy scale is a pest of deciduous trees that tends to increase in abundance and damage severity in urban areas. This insect feeds on tree cells and tissues, prefers red maple as a host, and may expand its range as climate change continues to alter our environment.

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