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Electrococcus

Insecta - Hemiptera - Electrococcidae

Taxonomy
Electrococcus was named by Beardsley (1969). Its type is Electrococcus canadensis. It is the type genus of Electrococcidae.

It was assigned to Margarodidae by Beardsley (1969); and to Electrococcidae by Koteja (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Electrococcus Beardsley p. 271
2000Electrococcus Koteja p. 171

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
RankNameAuthor
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Clareocercaria
Acercaria()
superorderPancondylognatha
Condylognatha
orderHemiptera
suborderSternorrhyncha()
superfamilyCoccoideaFallen 1814
familyElectrococcidae
genusElectrococcus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available