NOMINA CIRCUMSCRIBENTIA INSECTORUM

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Typified names:

Gallinsecta De Geer 1776

NOMEN: Gallinsecta De Geer 1776 [C. De Geer. Memoires pour servir a l'histoire des insectes. T.6. Stockholm, De l'Impr. de L.L. Grefing, 1776]

ORIGINAL SPELLING (De Geer 1776): Gallinsectes (in French, plural; singular - "gallinsecte")

SUBSEQUENT SPELLING:

Gallinsecta: Latreille 1802 (with circumscription changed)

Gallinsecta: Latreille 1807 (with circumscription corresponding to the original one)

ORIGINAL LISTED MEMBERSHIP (De Geer 1776): Coccus

JUNIOR CIRCUMSCRIPTIONAL SYNONYMS: 

= Diptera Proboscidea Retzius 1783 (non Proboscidea Scopoli 1763)

= Gallinsectia Rafinesque 1815
= Phauloptera Laporte 1834
= Monomera Westwood 1840
= Pseudoptera Amyot 1845
= Microhomoptera Crampton 1916
= Coccoptera Krausse & Wolff 1919
= Parametabola Weber 1933 (as metamorphosis type in males) (non Crampton 1938)

TYPIFIED NAME IN BASIC FORMAT: Coccus/fg (incl. Orthezia) [f:1814; g:1758(gen.201)]
TYPIFIED NAMES IN USE: Coccida, Coccidae, Coccides, Coccidoides, Coccidomorpha, Coccina, Coccinea, Coccites, Coccoidea, Coccomorpha

MODERN STATUS: the valid, the oldest name of a generally accepted, holophyletic taxon.
Systematic position of Gallinsecta:

Arthroidignatha (Cimex/f=Cicada/g)

  Plantisuga = Phytadelga (Aphis/fg)

    Aphidococca (Aphis/fg)

      Gynaptera (Aphis/fg)

      Gallinsecta (Coccus/fg)

    Psyllaleyroda (Psylla/fg)

      Saltipedes (Psylla/fg)

      Scytinelytra (Aleyrodes/fg)

  Hemelytrata (Cimex/f=Cicada/g)

    Auchenorrhyncha (Cicada/fg)

    Heteropteroidea (Cimex/f=Notonecta/g)

      Coleorrhyncha (Peloridium/fg)

      Heteroptera (Cimex/f=Notonecta/g)