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Photo#841047
Kansas Lady Beetle - Scymnus kansanus - female

Kansas Lady Beetle - Scymnus kansanus - Female
Groton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
September 12, 2013

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Kansas Lady Beetle - Scymnus kansanus - female Scymnus kansanus? - Scymnus kansanus

Scymnus kansanus (Casey), female
ID confirmed from specimen, now a photo-voucher. Thanks Tom.

Abigail, thanks for the detailed species page.

Moved
Moved from Scymnus.
Thanks Abigail.

Yes, S. kansanus
One of the most distinctive eastern species of Scymnus - the ventral image confirms that it's S. kansanus rather than S. cervicalis. (Range also separates the species, but the ventral image clinches it.)