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Species Cycloneda munda - Polished Lady Beetle

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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 Cycloneda (Spotless Lady Beetles)
Species munda (Polished Lady Beetle)
Other Common Names
Red, Immaculate, No-spotted, Spotless,
Explanation of Names
Cycloneda munda (Say 1835)
munda = 'clear'
Size
3.7-5.7 mm(1)
Identification

Range
e US (TX-GA-ME-MN) [map](1)(BG data)
See Also

Cycloneda sanguinea (Linnaeus) - Across southern US

- Range: mostly LA to AL
Mulsantina luteodorsa J. Chapin
Det. Abigail M. Parker, 2013
Print References
Gordon R.D., Vandenberg N. (1993) Larval systematics of North American Cycloneda Crotch (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Entomol. Scand. 24(3): 301-312.
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.