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Lecaniidae, Coccidae


[R] A very important family of scale insects (Coccoidea) displaying considerable diversity of form; integument bare or coated with wax.
Important pests in this family include the European fruit scale (Eulecanium corni), the (E. persicae) and the (Saissetia oleae).


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