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Species Cycloneda sanguinea - Spotless Lady Beetle

Spotless Ladybird Beetle - Cycloneda sanguinea - male Cycloneda sp - Cycloneda sanguinea - male ladybug - Cycloneda sanguinea Cycloneda sanguinea Orange and Black Bug - Cycloneda sanguinea ladybug - Cycloneda sanguinea Cycloneda sanguinea? - Cycloneda sanguinea Spotless Lady Beetle - Cycloneda sanguinea - male - female
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 Cycloneda (Spotless Lady Beetles)
Species sanguinea (Spotless Lady Beetle)
Other Common Names
Blood-Red Ladybird Beetle
Explanation of Names
Cycloneda sanguinea (Linnaeus 1763)
sanguinea = 'blood-red'

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2010
CA-FL-VA [map](1), most records from CA, TX, FL (BG data) / Cuba, Bahamas / Mex. to Chile (2)
yr round in CA & FL (BG data)
See Also
C. munda - Range: e US
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.
2. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.