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Noun1.Coccoidea - scale insects and mealybugs
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Homoptera, suborder Homoptera - plant lice (aphids); whiteflies; cicadas; leafhoppers; plant hoppers; scale insects and mealybugs; spittle insects
coccid insect - scale insects and mealybugs
Coccidae, family Coccidae - scale insects
Dactylopiidae, family Dactylopiidae - cochineal insects
family Pseudococcidae, Pseudococcidae - scalelike insects: mealybugs
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6 Cixiidae Delphacidae 49 25 Cicadellidae 88 29 Membracidae 2 1 Cercoptidae 3 Psyllidae 20 24 Aleyrodidae 1 Aphididae 22 19 Coccoidea Coleoptera 11 14.
Fossil scale insects (Hemiptera, Coccoidea, Diaspididae) in life position on an angiosperm leaf from an Early Miocene lake deposit, Otago, New Zealand.
tomentosus compared with its congeners (Perez-Guerra & Kosztarab 1992), and because of lack of certainty in the relations between Dactylopiidae and the other families included in the Coccoidea, we opted in this work to use D.