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Species Diomus debilis

Diomus debilis (LeConte) - Diomus debilis Diomus debilis (LeConte) - Diomus debilis Coccinellidae, dorsal - Diomus debilis Coccinellidae, head - Diomus debilis Diomus debilis (LeConte) - Diomus debilis Diomus debilis (LeConte) - Diomus debilis Beetle - Diomus debilis - male Diomus debilis (LeConte) - Diomus debilis
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 debilis (Diomus debilis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Diomus debilis (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Scymnus debilis LeConte, 1852
Explanation of Names
debilis (L). 'disabled, weakened' (1)
Numbers
18 spp. n. of Mex. (2)
Identification

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2013
Range
w US (CA-TX-ND), w/ scattered e US records - Map (3)
Remarks
Type locality: San Jose, California
See Also
Nephaspis oculatus (Blatchley)
- Range: mostly se US
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1852. Remarks upon the Coccinellidae of the United States. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 6: 129-145.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
3.The Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of America North of Mexico
Robert D. Gordon. 1985. Journal of the New York Entomological Society, Vol. 93, No. 1.