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Diaspididae  Maskell, 1878
Taxonomic Serial No.: 109198

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Common Name(s): armoured 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  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderHemiptera Linnaeus, 1758 – true bugs, hemipterans  
                                     SuperfamilyCoccoidea Handlirsch, 1903 – coccids, mealybugs, scales  
                                        FamilyDiaspididae Maskell, 1878 – armoured scales  
    Direct Children:  
                                           Genus Abgrallaspis   
                                           Genus Andaspis Macgillivray, 1921  
                                           Genus Aonidiella Berlese and Leonardi, 1895  
                                           Genus Aspidiella   
                                           Genus Aspidiotus Bouche, 1833  
                                           Genus Aulacaspis Cockerell, 1893  
                                           Genus Carulaspis   
                                           Genus Chionaspis   
                                           Genus Chortinaspis   
                                           Genus Chrysomphalus Ashmead, 1880  
                                           Genus Clavaspis   
                                           Genus Diaspis Costa, 1828  
                                           Genus Duplaspidiotus Macgillivray, 1921  
                                           Genus Fiorinia Targioni-tozzetti, 1868  
                                           Genus Furcaspis Lindinger, 1908  
                                           Genus Furchadaspis   
                                           Genus Genaparlatoria Macgillivray, 1921  
                                           Genus Gymnaspis   
                                           Genus Hemiberlesia Leonardi, 1897  
                                           Genus Howardia Berlese and Leonardi, 1896  
                                           Genus Ischnaspis Douglas, 1887  
                                           Genus Kuwanaspis Macgillivray, 1921  
                                           Genus Lepidosaphes Shimer, 1868  
                                           Genus Lindingaspis Macgillivray, 1921  
                                           Genus Lopholeucaspis   
                                           Genus Melanaspis Cockerell, 1897  
                                           Genus Morganella   
                                           Genus Neopinnaspis   
                                           Genus Oceanaspidiotus   
                                           Genus Odonaspis Leonardi, 1897  
                                           Genus Parlatoria Targioni-tozzetti, 1869  
                                           Genus Pinnaspis Cockerell, 1892  
                                           Genus Pseudaulacaspis   
                                           Genus Pseudischnaspis Macgillivray, 1921  
                                           Genus Radionaspis   
                                           Genus Thysanofiorinia   

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Diaspididae, armoured scales [English]   
  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   
  Reference for: Diaspididae   

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