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Lepidosaphes ulmi (Linnaeus)


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Taxonomic Rank


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Diaspididae
Subfamily: Diaspidinae
Tribe: Lepidosaphidini
Genus: Lepidosaphes
Subject: Lepidosaphes ulmi (Linnaeus)