Kerria (insect)

For other uses, see Kerria (disambiguation).
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Coccoidea
Family: Kerriidae
Genus: Kerria
Targioni Tozzetti, 1884

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Kerria is a genus of scale insect of the family Kerriidae. The species are found throughout southeast Asia, India and southern China.[1]

Species list

Subgenus Kerria (Chamberliniella)

Subgenus Kerria (Kerria)


  1. Chen, You-qing; Wang, Shao-yun (2007). "Natural Distribution, Diffusion and Geographical Origin of the Genus Kerria (Hemiptera: Kerriidae) (胶蚧属昆虫的自然分布扩散及地理起源(半翅目:胶蚧科))". Entomotaxonomia (in Chinese). 2: 107115. Abstract in English
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