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Subfamily Lachninae - Giant Aphids

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Hexapoda - Hexapods
Class Insecta - Insects
Order Hemiptera - True Bugs, Cicadas, Hoppers, Aphids and Allies
Suborder Sternorrhyncha - Plant-parasitic Hemipterans
Superfamily Aphidoidea
Family Aphididae - Aphids
Subfamily Lachninae - Giant Aphids

Tribe Eulachnini
Genus Cinara - Giant Conifer Aphids
No Taxon Subgenus Schizolachnus
No Taxon Subgenus Cinara
Species curvipes - Bow-legged fir aphid
Species fornacula - Green Spruce Aphid
Species hottesi - Blue-black Spruce Giant-Aphid
Species laricifex - Black Larch Aphid
Species pergandei - Globose Pine Giant-aphid
Species pilicornis - Spruce Shoot Giant-aphid
Species pinea - Pine Aphid
Species strobi - White Pine Aphid
Genus Essigella
Genus Eulachnus
Species rileyi - Eulachnus rileyi
Tribe Lachnini
Genus Longistigma
Species caryae - Giant Bark Aphid
Genus Maculolachnus
Genus Tuberolachnus
Species salignus - Giant Willow Aphid
Tribe Tramini
Genus Trama
No Taxon Subgenus Trama
Species rara - Dandelion root aphid