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Species Coccinella hieroglyphica - Hieroglyphic Lady Beetle

Hieroglyphic Lady Beetle in New Brunswick - Coccinella hieroglyphica Coccinellid - Coccinella hieroglyphica Coccinella hieroglyphica Coccinella hieroglyphica Linnaeus - Coccinella hieroglyphica Coccinella hieroglyphica Linnaeus - Coccinella hieroglyphica Coccinella hieroglyphica Linnaeus - Coccinella hieroglyphica Hieroglyphic Lady Beetle - Coccinella hieroglyphica Lady beetle Norman Wells - Coccinella hieroglyphica
Classification
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 Coccinella
No Taxon (pale elytral suture)
Species hieroglyphica (Hieroglyphic Lady Beetle)
Explanation of Names
Coccinella hieroglyphica Linnaeus 1758
Identification
Range
ne US and across Canada - Map (1) (also Europe, Northern Asia (excluding China) and Southern Asia)
Internet References
Systema naturae, 10th ed., v.1, p.365 - Linnaeus' original description
Works Cited
1.The Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of America North of Mexico
Robert D. Gordon. 1985. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, Vol. 93, No. 1.