Coccinellidae

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Noun1.Coccinellidae - the ladybugs
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
lady beetle, ladybeetle, ladybird, ladybird beetle, ladybug - small round bright-colored and spotted beetle that usually feeds on aphids and other insect pests
genus Adalia, Adalia - genus of ladybugs
Epilachna, genus Epilachna - genus of ladybugs native to Mexico and Central America; both larvae and adults feed on plants
genus Hippodamia, Hippodamia - genus of ladybugs
genus Rodolia, genus Vedalia, Rodolia - genus of Australian ladybugs
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Examples of this are the European red mite control by the native coccinellid mite predator, Stethorus punctum LeConte (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) (Biddinger et al.
Keeping in view the limited work on these important beetles, an extensive faunal survey was conducted in the district Sargodha (32Adeg05'02" N and 72Adeg40'18" E), Pakistan to assess the species richness and distribution of coccinellid beetles in seven selected regions (Bhera, Bhalwal, Kot Momin, Sahiwal, Sargodha, Shahpur and Silanwali).
But their impact on ACP is not high, especially in comparison to coccinellid predator species, which appear to be significantly regulating ACP populations (Michaud 2004).
Food consumption and utilisation by larvae of two coccinellid predators, Scymnus levaillanti and Cycloneda sanguinea, on cotton aphid, Aphis gossypii.
Population of coccinellid predators was recorded only during 2015 with no significant difference (F=0.
Number of coccinellid larvae (CL) at Wanda's orchard was significantly higher than the other variables, indicating that these are individuals with a larger presence in this orchard, appearing in greater numbers in October and December 2012.
Approximately 4000 species of coccinellids are present all over the world [2] and 71 species of Coccinellid predators are documented in pests of different crops in Pakistan [3].
Foraging behavior of the coccinellid Nephus includens (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) in response to Aphis gossypii (Hemiptera: Aphididae) with particular emphasis on larval parasitism.
Baker SC, Elek JA, Bashford R, Paterson SC, Madden J and Battaglia M (2003) Inundative release of coccinellid beetles into eucalypt plantations for biological control of chrysomelid leaf beetles.
Functional Response of Two Coccinellid Predators, Scymnus levaillanti and Cycloneaa sanguinea, to the Cotton Aphid, Aphis gossypii.
Given the "face-to-face" nature of coccinellid courtship, it seems more likely that pronotal patterns would be used to communicate information to conspecifics as opposed to elytron patterns.