Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

Information, insects and people from the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa


TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#152200
Scymnus larva on pigweed - Scymnus caurinus

Scymnus larva on pigweed - Scymnus caurinus
Delano, Tulare County, California, USA
July 12, 2007
Size: 2 mm
This was collected oh pigweed together with adult S. caurinus. They eat aphids.

The larvae are orange underneath the wax. Sometimes they crawl up on grapevines, where they can be confused with Scymnobius sordidus, which are yellow underneath and prey on mealybugs.

Moved
Moved from Scymnus.

Moved

Moved
Moved from Scymnus.

Moved
Moved from Scymnus ardelio.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.