Taxon profile


Coccoidea Hennings, 1900

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Hemiptera - bugs »  suborder Sternorrhyncha


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Included taxa

Number of records: 46

family Aclerdidae
family Beesoniidae
family Cerococcidae
family Coccidae - soft scales
family Diaspididae - armoured scales
family Eriococcidae
family Kermesidae
family Margarodidae
family Ortheziidae
family Pseudococcidae - mealybugs
family Arnoldidae
family Conchaspididae - false armoured scales
family Grohnidae
family Inkaidae
family Kerriidae
family Kuwaniidae
family Putoidae
family Xylococcidae

Links and literature

EN García Morales M., Denno B. D., Miller D. R., Miller G. L., Ben-Dov Y., Hardy N. B.: Scale Net []
EN P.J. Gullan & L.G. Cook (2007): Phylogeny and higher classification of the scale insects (Hemiptera: Sternorrhyncha: Coccoidea) [], Zootaxa 1668: 413–425, Magnolia Press, ISSN 1175-5334 (online edition) [as Coccoidea]

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extinct taxon