Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
- Greek for 'cub' or 'whelp' (1)
93 spp. (in two subgenera) north of Mexico (2)
Larva is covered with waxy outgrowths, similar to Cryptolaemus. Adults can be difficult to identify to species without genitalia dissection and ventral imaging.
throughout N. Amer. and worldwide (2)