Hodges, G.S., & Hodgson, C.J. 2010 Phalacrococcus howertoni, a new genus and species of soft scales (Hemiptera: Coccidae) from Florida. . Florida Entomologist 93(1): 8-23

Notes: A new soft scale genus Phalacrococcus Hodges & Hodgson gen. nov. and a new species Phalacrococcus howertoni Hodges & Hodgson sp. nov., is described from Florida, United States. The adult female and adult male, male and female second-instars, first-instars, and pupa are described and illustrated. Host records, biology, and distribution information are provided