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Species Diomus bigemmeus

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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 Scymninae
Tribe Diomini
Genus Diomus
Species bigemmeus (Diomus bigemmeus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Diomus bigemmeus (Horn)
Orig. Comb: Scymnus bigemmeus Horn, 1895
Size
1.4-1.5 mm (1)
Identification
Gordon's Figures - Elytron with single yellow spot on disc, or with yellow spot on disc narrowly connected to broad, apical, yellow area (2)
Range
FL peninsula - Map (2), W. Indies (3)
Habitat
most records from coastal locations (3)
Print References
Horn, G.H. 1895. Studies in Coccinellidae. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 22: 81-114.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.The Scymnini (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) of the United States & Canada: Key to genera and revision of Scymnus, Nephus, & Diomus
Robert D. Gordon. 1976. Bulletin of the Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences, Buffalo, NY, Vol 28.
2.The Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of America North of Mexico
Robert D. Gordon. 1985. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, Vol. 93, No. 1.
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.