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Subspecies Coleomegilla maculata fuscilabris

Chrysomelid? - Coleomegilla maculata Chrysomelid? - Coleomegilla maculata Spotted Lady Beetle - Coleomegilla maculata Beetles mating. What species? - Coleomegilla maculata Beetles mating. What species? - Coleomegilla maculata Lady Beetle - Coleomegilla maculata Lady Beetle - Coleomegilla maculata chrysomelidae? - Coleomegilla maculata
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 Coleomegilla
Species maculata (Spotted Lady Beetle)
Subspecies fuscilabris (Coleomegilla maculata fuscilabris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Coleomegilla maculata fuscilabris (Mulsant)
Orig. Comb: Naemia fuscilabris Mulsant, 1866
Explanation of Names
Probably from Latin fuscus- "dark, dark brown" + labrum
Size
Length 4.0 to 5.75 mm (1)
Identification
Range
SE Coastal region: LA-FL-SC (disjunct locality: Shaw Pond, Washington, D.C.) - Map (1)
Season
Feb-Oct in FL (BG data)
Remarks
Type locality: New Orleans, Louisiana
Internet References
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.