Pulvinaria (insect)

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Pulvinaria
Pulvinaria innumerabilis 01.jpg
P. innumerabilis waxy egg sacs
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Damage to maple
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Coccidae
Genus: Pulvinaria
Targioni Tozzetti, 1866
Synonyms[1]

Chloropulvinaria Borchsenius, 1952

Pulvinaria is a scale insect genus in the family Coccidae.[2] The type species is Coccus vitis Linnaeus.[3]

Species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dov, Yair Ben (1993). A Systematic Catalogue of the Soft Scale Insects of the World (Homoptera: Coccoidea: Coccidae): With Data on Geographical Distribution, Host Plants, Biology, and Economics Importance. Flora & Fauna Handbook, number 9. Gainesville, Florida: Sandhill Crane Press. p. 63. ISBN 978-1-877743-13-9. 
  2. ^ Granara de Willink; María Cristina (1999). Las cochinillas blandas de la República Argentina (Homoptera: Coccoidea: Coccidae) (The soft scales of the Republic of Argentina). (International Contributions on Entomology, v. 3, no. 1) (in Spanish). Gainesville, Florida: Associated Publishers. pp. 143–155. 
  3. ^ Данциг, Евлина Марковна (Danzig, Evlina Markovna) (1980). Кокциды Дальнего Востока СССР (Homoptera, Coccinea) С анализом филогении кокцид мировой фауны (Scale insects of the Far-Eastern USSR with phylogenetic analysis of scale insects of the world fauna) (djvu). (Определители по фауне СССР, 124) (in Russian). Leningrad: Zoological Institute of the USSR Academy of Sciences. ISBN 978-5-458-52002-7.  Danzig, Evlina Markovna (1986). Coccids of the Far-Eastern USSR (Homoptera, Coccinea). Phylogenetic analysis of coccids in the world fauna. New Delhi: Amerind Publishing Company. OCLC 16157839.