Kingdom              : Animalia
Phylum                 : Artropoda
Class                      : Insekta
Ordo                      : Phthiraptera
Sub Ordo             : Anpplura
Familia                  : Pediculidae
Genus                   : Pediculus
Species                 : Pediculus Humanus
Sub Species        : Pediculus humanus capitis,pediculus humanus corporis, dan pediculus humanus humanus (vestimenti)