genus Coccus

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Noun1.genus Coccus - type genus of the Coccidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Coccidae, family Coccidae - scale insects
brown soft scale, Coccus hesperidum - pest on citrus trees
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The genus Coccus Linnaeus, 1758 (Hemiptera: Coccomorpha: Coccidae) is represented in Cuba by four invasive species, namely, Coccus capparidis (Green), Coccus hesperidum Linnaeus, Coccus longulus (Douglas) and Coccus viridis (Green) (Mestre et al.
The genus Coccus is distributed worldwide, especially in tropical regions, and currently contains 112 described species (Garcia Morales et al.
Further notes on Ethiopian species of the genus Coccus (Homoptera: Coccoidea: Coccidae).