Comstock mealybug
Pseudococcus comstocki (Kuwana)

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Comstock mealybug
Pseudococcus comstocki
Infestation
Clemson University - USDA Cooperative Extension Slide Series
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Comstock mealybug
Pseudococcus comstocki
Infestation
United States National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs Archive

Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Pseudococcidae
Subfamily: Pseudococcinae
Tribe: Pseudococcini
Genus: Pseudococcus

Other System Links

NPDN Pest: IRAWAKA

Categories

Category: Piercing and Sucking Insects

References

Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 pp.

Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm