Valid Names Results
Takagi, Pong & Ghee 1990 (Diaspididae
Takagi, Pong & Ghee
Type species: Ulucoccus gombakensis Takagi et al.
by original designation
accepted valid name
Notes: New subfamily Ulucoccinae described by Takagi (2002).
- General Remarks: Detailed discussion of the genus by Takagi (1998).
- Systematics: The genus Ulucoccus represents an early evolutionary stage within the Diaspididae and is an approximate ancestor of the tribe Diaspidini and the subfamily Diaspidinae (Takagi et al., 1990).
- Structure: Adult female and 2nd instar larvae of both sexes globular, with segmentation indistinct, and with pygidium poorly demarcated from preceding part of body; legs entirely lacking. Spiracular disc pores trilocular (Takagi et al., 1990).
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