Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chilocorus circumdatus (Gyllenhall in Schönherr)
Orig. Comb: Coccinella circumdata Gyllenhaal
Body all red, except for a narrow black margin on outer edge of elytra.
Native to SE-Asia, introduced and established in Australia, and it seems, also in Florida (released 1996 to control Citrus Snow Scale). Used as a biological control agent in greenhouses in Europe.
- rare historical stray to southmost TX
Neda marginalis Mulsant