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Genus Naemia

Beetle - Naemia seriata Naemia seriata Naemia seriata beetle - Naemia seriata Lady beetle - Naemia seriata Ladybird Beetle - Naemia seriata Beetle larva - Naemia seriata Unknown ladybug larva? - Naemia seriata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Coccinellid group)
Family Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)
Subfamily Coccinellinae
Genus Naemia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1850 by Étienne Mulsant
Explanation of Names
Mulsant gives "Naemia, nom Mythologique" ("Naemia, Mythological name") as the only explanation- but there doesn't seem to be any trace of the name in online sources on Greek and Roman mythology.
Internet References
Species des coléoptères trimères sécuripalpes, p.30    Mulsant's original description of the genus