Hodgson, C.J. 1994 Eriochiton and a new genus of the scale insect family Eriococcidae (Homoptera: Coccoidea).. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 24(2): 171-208.

Notes: Abstract: Adult females of E. hispidus and E. spinosus are redescribed, and the crawler and second-instar males and females are described for the first time; three new species are described: Neoeriochiton clareae, Eriochiton propespinosus and E. hoheriae; importance of the structure of immature stages in the taxonomy of scale insects, features considered to be diagnostic for the Coccidae and the segmentation of the abdomen.