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Species Psyllobora schwarzi

Psyllobora schwarzi Chapin - Psyllobora schwarzi
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 Psyllobora (Fungus-eating Lady Beetles)
Species schwarzi (Psyllobora schwarzi)
Explanation of Names
Psyllobora schwarzi Chapin 1957
Range
native to W. Indies (Cuba, Bahamas), recently established in so. FL(1)
Remarks
earliest record in our area: FL 2012(1)
Print References
Chapin, E.A. 1957. Records of coccinellid beetles from the Cayman Islands, with descriptions of new species from the West Indies. Entomologists Monthly Magazine 93: 89–91.
Works Cited
1.Ladybird beetles (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) recently immigrant to Florida
Thomas M.C., Blanchard O.J. 2013. Florida Dept. Agric. & Consumer Services Division of Plant Industry, Entomology Circular Number 428. 5 pp.