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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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References in periodicals archive ?
Among the hemimetabolous, some Hemiptera (Psylloidea and Coccoidea) may induce solitary galls, where the nymphs, and not the adult females, are responsible for gall induction.
These changes in the host range have been reported for invasive scales in different regions (Hemiptera: Coccoidea) (Cham et al.
Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Sternorrhyncha: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae), an invasive mealybug damaging cotton in Pakistan and India, with a discussion on seasonal morphological variation.
Metaphycus and related genera, parasitoids of scale insects (Coccoidea) and whiteflies (Aleyrodidae).
Hodgson et al., "Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley (Sternorrhyncha: Coccoidea: Psuedococcidea), an invasive mealybug damaging cotton in Pakistan and India, wiyth a discussion on seasonal morphological variation," Zootaxa, vol.
Systematic catalogue of the mealybugs of the world (Insecta: Homoptera: Coccoidea: Pseudococcidae and Putoidae).