family Coccinellidae

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Related to family Coccinellidae: ladybug
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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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Table IV.- The collective rank list along with the list of taxa of family Coccinellidae collected from different localities of the district Sargodha.
(Encyrtidae) and the predators of the family Coccinellidae, because of the small numbers of specimens of these species collected (Table 4).
The natural enemies of the scale insects include beetles of the family Coccinellidae, and in South America the most important predator of D.
(family Coccinellidae); Calosoma ground beetles (family Carabidae).
Next was the order Coleoptera though less diverse but highly abundant with respect to family Coccinellidae having a pioneering role in control of different insect pests.
In 2008 at the Jefferson County site large numbers of Coleomegilla maculata, family Coccinellidae, were observed visiting greater than 80% of observed flowers of T.
Ladybird beetles belong to the family Coccinellidae and of all the hundreds of thousands of different beetles, they are perhaps the best loved group.
Spider mite destroyers (Stethorus picipes) are very small, black lady beetles (family Coccinellidae), which specialize in spider mites.