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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Occurrence of coccinellid species on inflorescences of Euphorbia heterophylla and Chamaecrista fasciculata grown in a residential area in south Florida.
maculata has been recorded, and whose mean average protein content was estimated at 24% (Roulston et al., 2000), making up quite an attractive botanical species for this coccinellid (Smith, 1965; Lundgren et al., 2005; Weber and Lundgren, 2011).
B., Biology of two coccinellid predators on three species of aphids infesting different crops".
Foraging behavior of the coccinellid Nephus includens (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) in response to Aphis gossypii (Hemiptera: Aphididae) with particular emphasis on larval parasitism.
Predation rate in selected coccinellid (coleoptera) predators on some major aphidid and cicadellid (Hemipteran) pests.
Cosico said there were colonies of cocolisap in each infected coconut tree, which should be matched with a swarm of predators, or biological control agents, like the coccinellid Cryptognatha nodiceps, or friendly beetle.
A survey for identification of Coccinellid species of Stethorus Weise particular reference on biology, efficiency and mass rearing possibilities of S.
Feeding by the coccinellid Psyllobora rufosignata (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) on the Asian grapevine leaf rust fungus Phakopsora euvitis (Basidiomycota: Uredinales).
Predation in diversified agroecosystems relations between coccinellid predator Coleomegilla maculata and its food.