Originally Posted by thecochenille
Dear Lawnsite members,
Your post about ground pearl scale insects caught my attention.
I am a graduate student working at the American Museum of Natural History on scale insects, I try to understand their evolution with the plants they infest, that can be very useful for applied fields.
If any of you come through a ground pearl infestation in your garden, could you please contact me directly? Thank you very much.
so are you in DC? are you an entomologist as well
we have companies calling about scale fairly often what are you looking to identify