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Coccidae  Stephens, 1829
Taxonomic Serial No.: 109199

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): soft scales [English]
 
    tortoise scales [English]
 
    wax scales [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2005   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderParaneoptera   
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                  SuborderSternorrhyncha   
                                     SuperfamilyCoccoidea Handlirsch, 1903 – coccids, mealybugs, scales  
                                        FamilyCoccidae Stephens, 1829 – soft scales, tortoise scales, wax scales  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Antecerococcus   
                                           Genus Aspiodiotus   
                                           Genus Ceroplastes   
                                           Genus Coccus Linnaeus, 1758  
                                           Genus Eucalymnatus Cockerell, 1901  
                                           Genus Kilifia De Lotto, 1965  
                                           Genus Lecanium   
                                           Genus Parasaissetia   
                                           Genus Phenacoccus Cockerell, 1902  
                                           Genus Protopulvinaria   
                                           Genus Pulvinaria Targioni-tozzetti, 1867  
                                           Genus Saissetia Deplanche, 1858  
       

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  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Coccidae, soft scales [English]   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): McGavin, George C.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bugs of the World   
  Page(s): 192   
  Publisher: Facts on File   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8160-2737-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Coccidae   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Zimmerman, Elwood C.  
  Publication Date: 1948   
  Article/Chapter Title: Homoptera: Sternorhyncha   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Insects of Hawaii, vol. 5   
  Page(s): vii + 464   
  Publisher: University of Hawaii Press   
  Publication Place: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Coccidae   
       

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