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Species Quernaspis quercus

Quernaspis quercus Quernaspis quercus
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Hemiptera (True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies)
Suborder Sternorrhyncha (Plant-parasitic Hemipterans)
Superfamily Coccoidea (Scales and Mealybugs)
Family Diaspididae (Armored Scale Insects)
Genus Quernaspis
Species quercus (Quernaspis quercus)
Explanation of Names
Quernaspis quercus (Comstock 1881)
Range
WA - CA - FL (1)
Food
Quercus (Oaks) (1)
Internet References
Photo of adults - US National Collection of Scale Insects Photographs , USDA Agricultural Research Service
Works Cited
1.ScaleNet