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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Subregions: Bonin Islands, Kyushu, Nansei Islands (Ryukyu Islands)
Taxonomy for Coccidae (Soft scales) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
Tree
Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
Tree
Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 127 families, 1023 genera, 2526 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 95 families, 935 genera, 2358 species
Tree
Suborder
Japan
Sternorrhyncha (Amyot & Serville, 1843) (Whiteflies)
 29 families, 304 genera, 963 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Japan
Coccoidea (Handlirsch, 1903) (Scale Insects)
 18 families, 157 genera, 540 species
Tree
Family
Japan
Coccidae (Stephens, 1829) (Soft scales) - Systematics
 24 genera, 81 species
Site
Tree
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Genera232    worldwide
Species2.851    worldwide
Common namesSoft scales, Wax scales, Tortoise scales, Soft Scale Insects
German namesNapfschildläuse
Dutch namesSchildluizen
Danish namesBløde skjoldlus
Swedish namesSkålsköldlöss
AuthorStephens, 1829
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Oceania


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Mesozoic


World Oceans:

Atlantic Ocean


Countries
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Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Libya, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesCoccidae in bie.ala.org.au
Coccidae in faunaeur.org
Coccidae in itis.gov
Coccidae in dyntaxa.se
Coccidae in Wikipedia (English)

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Species overview - Checklist for Coccidae in Japan
Species with CNext  
Ceroplastes ceriferus -> Ceroplastes destructorIndian White Wax ScaleInfo
Ceroplastes destructor (Newstead, 1917)White Wax ScaleInfo
Ceroplastes dugesii (Lichtenstein, 1885)Duges wax scaleInfo
Ceroplastes floridensis (Comstock, 1881)Tischeriid mothInfo
Ceroplastes japonicus (Green, 1921)Japanese Wax ScaleInfo
Ceroplastes pseudoceriferus (Green, 1935)Indian wax scaleInfo
Ceroplastes rubens (Maskell, 1893)Red Wax ScaleInfo
Ceroplastes rusci -> Ceroplastes japonicusQenimat Shaava Shel HateenaInfo
Chloropulvinaria floccifera (Borchsenius, 1952)Info
Coccus discrepans (Green, 1904)Info
Coccus hesperidum (Linnaeus, 1758)Brown soft scaleInfo
Coccus longulus (Douglas, 1887)Long Soft ScaleInfo
Coccus malloti (Takahashi, 1956)Info
Coccus moestus (De Lotto, 1959)Moestus soft scaleInfo
Coccus pseudomagnoliarum (Kuwana, 1914)Grey Citrus ScaleInfo
Coccus viridis (Green, 1889)Green Coffee ScaleInfo
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Ericerus pela (Chavannes, 1848)China wax scale insectInfo
Eriopeltis sachalinensis (Borchsenius, 1956)Cottony grass scaleInfo
Eucalymnatus tessellatus (Signoret, 1873)Tessellated ScaleInfo
Eulecanium cerasorum (Cockerell, 1900)Calico scaleInfo
Eulecanium giganteum (Shinji, 1935)Info
Eulecanium glandi -> Parthenolecanium glandiInfo
Eulecanium kunoense (Kuwana, 1907)Kuno scaleInfo
Eulecanium kuwanai (Kanda, 1934)Info
Eulecanium sansho (Shinji, 1935)Info
Eulecanium takachihoi (Kuwana, 1902)Info
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Kilifia acuminata (Signoret, 1873)Acuminate scaleInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lecanium kunoensis -> Eulecanium kunoenseInfo
Lecanium nishigaharae -> Pulvinaria nishigaharaeInfo
Lecanium takachihoi -> Eulecanium takachihoiInfo
Leptopulvinaria elaeocarpi (Kanda, 1960)Info
Luzulaspis bisetosa (Borchsenius, 1952)Info
Luzulaspis caricicola (Lindinger, 1957)Alpine sedge scaleInfo
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Metaceronema japonica (Maskell, 1897)Info
Milviscutulus mangiferae (Green, 1889)Mango shield scaleInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralecanium quadratum (Green, 1904)Info
Parasaissetia nigra (Nietner, 1861)Nigra ScaleInfo
Parthenolecanium corni (Bouche, 1844)Plum ScaleSite
Parthenolecanium glandi (Kuwana, 1907)Info
Parthenolecanium persicae (Fabricius, 1776)Grapevine scaleInfo
Prococcus acutissimus (Green, 1896)Banana-shaped ScaleInfo
Protopulvinaria fukayai (Kuwana, 1909)Info
Protopulvinaria pyriformis (Cockerell, 1894)Pyriform scaleInfo
Pulviarisca idesiae ()Info
Pulvinaria araliae (Shinji, 1935)Info
Pulvinaria aurantii (Cockerell, 1896)Info
Pulvinaria cacao (Williams & Watson, 1990)Info
Pulvinaria citricola (Kuwana, 1914)Cottony citrus scaleInfo
Pulvinaria enkianthi (Takahashi, 1955)Info
Pulvinaria euonymi (Shinji, 1935)Info
Pulvinaria flava (Takahashi, 1955)Info
Pulvinaria floccifera -> Pulvinaria grabhamiPulvinariaInfo
Pulvinaria fujisana (Kanda, 1960)Info
Pulvinaria gamazumii (Kanda, 1960)Info
Pulvinaria grabhami (Cockerell, 1903)Cottony camellia scaleInfo
Pulvinaria hazeae (Kuwana, 1902)Info
Pulvinaria horii -> Pulvinaria peregrinaInfo
Pulvinaria hydrangeae (Steinweden, 1946)Hydrangea ScaleInfo
Pulvinaria idesiae (Kuwana, 1914)Info
Pulvinaria katsurae (Shinji, 1935)Info
Pulvinaria kuwacola (Kuwana, 1907)Info
Pulvinaria nishigaharae (Kuwana, 1907)Info
Pulvinaria ochnaceae (Kuwana, 1909)Info
Pulvinaria okitsuensis (Kuwana, 1914)Info
Pulvinaria oyamae (Kuwana, 1902)Info
Pulvinaria paranaensis (Hempel, 1928)Info
Pulvinaria peregrina (Borchsenius, 1953)Info
Pulvinaria photiniae (Kuwana, 1914)Info
Pulvinaria polygonata (Cockerell, 1905)Cottony Citrus ScaleInfo
Pulvinaria psidii (Maskell, 1893)Guava Mealy ScaleInfo
Pulvinaria shinjii (Ben-dov, 1993)Cottony maple leaf scaleInfo
Pulvinaria torreyae (Takahashi, 1956)Info
Pulvinaria vitis (Linnaeus, 1758)Cottony Grape ScaleInfo
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Saissetia citricola (Kuwana, 1909)Info
Saissetia coffeae (Walker, 1852)Hemispherical ScaleInfo
Saissetia miranda (Cockerell & Parrott In Cockerell, 1899)Mexican black scaleInfo
Saissetia oleae -> Saissetia persimilisQenimat HazayitInfo
Saissetia persimilis (Newstead, 1917)Info
Sphaerolecanium prunastri (Boyer De Fonscolombe, 1834)Globose scaleInfo
Stenolecanium esakii (Takahashi, 1959)Info
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Takahashia japonica (Cockerell, 1896)Info
81 Species in Coccidae for Japan listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderParaneoptera
OrderHemiptera
Hemipterans, True bugs, Cicadas, Aphids, Hoppers, Allies, Bugs
SuborderSternorrhyncha
Whiteflies, Scale Insects, Psyllids, Mealybugs, Jumping Plant Lice, Coccids, Aphids, Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
SuperfamilyCoccoidea
Scale Insects, Mealy Bugs, Scales, Mealybugs, Coccids, Scales and Mealybugs
FamilyCoccidae
Soft scales, Wax scales, Tortoise scales, Soft Scale Insects
AuthorStephens, 1829

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