Checklist of Indian Coccidae (Hemiptera: Coccidae)


The Indian fauna consist of 70 species under 32 genera in 8 subfamilies (scalenet.info)


TOTAL RECORDED SUBFAMILIES (8)


1. Cardiococcinae

2. Ceroplastinae

3. Coccinae

4. Eriopeltinae

5. Eulecaniinae

6. Filippinae

7. Myzolecaniinae

8. Pseudopulvinariinae


    Subfamily: Myzolecaniinae
  1. Akermes montanus (Green) 1908
  2. Cribrolecanium radicicola Green 1921

    Subfamily: Cardiococcinae
  1. Cardiococcus bivalvatus (Green) 1903
  2. Dicyphococcus castilloae (Green) 1911
  3. Drepanococcus cajani (Maskell) 1891
  4. Drepanococcus chiton (Green) 1909
  5. Inglisia chelonioides Green 1909

    Subfamily: Filippiinae
  1. Ceronema koebeli Green 1909
  2. Metaceronema japonica (Maskell) 1897
  3. Ceronema fryeri Green 1922

    Subfamily: Ceroplastinae
      Tribe: Ceroplastini
  1. Ceroplastes actiniformis Green 1896
  2. Ceroplastes ajmerensis (Avasthi & Shafee) 1979
  3. Ceroplastes alami Avasthi & Shafee 1986
  4. Ceroplastes ceriferus (Fabricius) 1798
  5. Ceroplastes destructor (Newstead) 1917
  6. Ceroplastes floridensis (Comstock) 1881
  7. Ceroplastes pseudoceriferus Green 1935
  8. Ceroplastes rubens Maskell 1893
  9. Ceroplastes rusci (Linnaeus) 1758
  10. Ceroplastes stellifer (Westwood) 1871
  11. Ceroplastes stipulaeformis (Haworth) 1812

    Subfamily: Coccinae
      Tribe: Coccini
  1. Prococcus acutissimus (Green) 1896
  2. Ctenochiton olivaceus (Green) 1922
  3. Coccus almoraensis Avasthi & Shafee 1984
  4. Coccus capparidis (Green) 1904
  5. Coccus colemani Kannan 1918
  6. Coccus discrepans (Green) 1904
  7. Coccus formicarii (Green) 1896
  8. Coccus gymnospori (Green) 1908
  9. Coccus hesperidum (Linnaeus) 1758
  10. Coccus kosztarabi Avasthi & Shafee 1984
  11. Coccus latioperculatum (Green) 1922
  12. Coccus longulus (Douglas) 1887
  13. Coccus ophiorrhizae (Green) 1896
  14. Coccus ramakrishnai (Ramakrishna Ayyar) 1919
  15. Coccus trichodes Anderson 1787
  16. Coccus viridis (Green) 1889
  17. Eucalymnatus tessellatus (Signoret) 1873
  18. Kilifia acuminate (Signoret) 1873
  19. Trijuba oculata (Brain) 1920

    1. Tribe: Saissetiini
  20. Hemilecanium imbricans (Green) 1903
  21. Parasaissetia nigra (Nietner) 1861
  22. Parthenolecanium persicae (Fabricius) 1776
  23. Saissetia coffeae (Walker) 1852
  24. Saissetia miranda (Cockerell & Parrott in Cockerell) 1899
  25. Saissetia oleae (Olivier) 1791
  26. Saissetia privigna De Lotto 1965

    1. Tribe: Paralecaniini
  27. Maacoccus bicruciatus (Green) 1904
  28. Maacoccus watti (Green) 1900
  29. Maacoccus piperis (Green) 1922
  30. Marsipococcus marsupialis (Green) 1904
  31. Neoplatylecanium adersi (Newstead) 1917
  32. Paralecanium expansum (Green) 1896
  33. Paralecanium maritimum (Green) 1896
  34. Saccharolecanium krugeri (Zehntner) 1897

    1. Tribe: Pulvinariini
  35. Megapulvinaria burkilli (Green) 1908
  36. Megapulvinaria maxima (Green) 1904
  37. Milviscutulus mangiferae (Green) 1889
  38. Protopulvinaria longivalvata Green 1909
  39. Pulvinaria aligarhensis Avasthi & Shafee 1985
  40. Pulvinaria durantae Takahashi 1931
  41. Pulvinaria floccifera (Westwood) 1870
  42. Pulvinaria iceryi (Signoret) 1869
  43. Pulvinaria indica Avasthi & Shafee 1985
  44. Pulvinaria ixorae Green 1909
  45. Pulvinaria obscura Newstead 1894
  46. Pulvinaria polygonata Cockerell 1905
  47. Pulvinaria psidii Maskell 1893

    Subfamily: Eulecaniinae
  1. Eulecanium tiliae (Linnaeus) 1758
  2. Lecanium mercarae Ramakrishna Ayyar 1919

    Subfamily: Eriopeltinae
  1. Membranaria ceylonica (Green) 1922

    Subfamily: Pseudopulvinariinae
      Tribe: Pseudopulvinariini
  1. Pseudopulvinaria sikkimensis Atkinson 1889

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