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Distribution path and Subregions of Costa Rica (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - Central America - Costa Rica
Taxonomy for Margarodidae (Cottony cushion scales) in Costa Rica
Class
Costa Rica
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 453 families, 6857 genera, 25044 species
Tree
Subclass
Costa Rica
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 450 families, 6847 genera, 25030 species
Tree
Infraclass
Costa Rica
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 428 families, 6741 genera, 24691 species
Tree
Superorder
Costa Rica
Paraneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 83 families, 695 genera, 1584 species
Tree
Order
Costa Rica
Hemiptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Hemipterans) - Systematics
 57 families, 600 genera, 1352 species
Tree
Suborder
Costa Rica
Sternorrhyncha (Amyot & Serville, 1843) (Whiteflies)
 16 families, 97 genera, 212 species
Site
Tree
Superfamily
Costa Rica
Coccoidea (Handlirsch, 1903) (Scale Insects)
 8 families, 52 genera, 107 species
Tree
Family
Costa Rica
Margarodidae (Newstead, 1901) (Cottony cushion scales) - Systematics
 1 genus, 1 species
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Tree
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Genera63    worldwide
Species335    worldwide
Common namesCottony cushion scales, Giant coccids, Ground pearls, Giant scale insects
German namesHöhlenschildläuse
Swedish namesPärlsköldlöss
AuthorNewstead, 1901
Distribution
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Continents:

Eurasia
America
Africa
Australasian


Ecozones:

Nearctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic


CountriesAlgeria, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, Egypt, Eritrea, France, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Haiti, Hungary, India, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Libya, Lithuania, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, USA, Ukraine, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesMargarodidae in faunaeur.org
Margarodidae in itis.gov
Margarodidae in dyntaxa.se
Margarodidae in Wikipedia (English)

Species overview - Checklist for Margarodidae in Costa Rica
Nautococcus schraderae (Vayssiere, 1939)Info
1 Species in Margarodidae for Costa Rica listed
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
FamilyMargarodidae
Cottony cushion scales, Giant coccids, Ground pearls, Giant scale insects
AuthorNewstead, 1901
 
Synonyms
Termitococcidae (Jakubski, 1965)

Keywords
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