genus Pseudococcus

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Noun1.genus Pseudococcus - type genus of the Pseudococcidae
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
family Pseudococcidae, Pseudococcidae - scalelike insects: mealybugs
Comstock mealybug, Comstock's mealybug, Pseudococcus comstocki - Asiatic insect introduced accidentally into United States; pest on citrus and apple trees
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jackbeardsleyi has not been recorded, but some other species in the genus Pseudococcus are known to be plant virus vectors, e.