Proposed Common Names
The following new insect common names were recently approved by the ESA Committee on Common Names and are being submitted to the ESA membership for comment. Please submit any comments to the ESA Common Names Committee via firstname.lastname@example.org by May 16, 2018. For more information, click on the names below.
Proposed common name: northern red oak kermes
Scientific name: Allokermes kingii (Cockerell)
Proposed common name: pin oak kermes
Scientific name: Allokermes galliformis (Riley)
Proposed common name: pubescent leaf kermes
Scientific name: Nanokermes pubescens (Bogue)