Valid Names Results
Miller & Stocks, 2022 (Eriococcidae
Miller & Stocks
Type species: Carphococcus apodus Miller & Stocks
by monotypy and original designation
accepted valid name
- Systematics: Body margin crenulate, similar to species of Aclerda Signoret (Aclerdidae).
- Structure: Legs absent. Antennae reduced. Enlarged setae restricted to lateral margins, each situated on a small dermal protrusion. Anal ring reduced, with few pores. Body margin crenulate, similar to species of Aclerda Signoret (Aclerdidae). Multilocular pores present on anterior abdominal
segments, thorax, and head. Macrotubular and microtubular ducts present on dorsum and venter. Cruciform pores present. Small microducts present on abdomen only. Anal lobes not protuberant. Small sclerotized nodules present along body margin on both surfaces. (Miller & Stocks, 2022)
- General Remarks: Illustration of type species in Miller & Stocks, 2022.
- MillerSt2022: pp.11-12
[Nearctic genera of Eriococcidae]