Taxon profile


Exochomus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Coccinellidae - ladybird beetles »  genus Exochomus

Scientific synonyms

Coccinella quadripustulata Linnaeus, 1758 o
Chilocorus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Brumus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Exochomus bilunulatus Weise, 1879
Coccinella cassidoides Donovan, 1798
Coccinella distincta Brullé, 1832 nec Thunberg 1781
Coccinella floralis Motschulsky, 1837
Exochomus haematideus Costa, 1849
Coccinella iberica Motschulsky, 1837
Exochomus koltzei Weise, 1879

Type taxon of:Exochomus Redtenbacher, 1843 (Coccinella quadripustulata Linnaeus, 1758)



Exochomus quadripustulatus

Author: Leoš Ondra

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Intertaxon relationships

prey: Diaspidiotus perniciosus (Comstock, 1881) - San Jose Scale

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [230190]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Brumus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Nedvěd O. (2015): Brouci čeledi slunéčkoviti (Coccinellidae) střední Evropy, Academia Praha [as Exochomus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ EN Zahradník P. (2017): Seznam brouků (Coleptera) České republiky a Slovenska, Lesnická práce, s.r.o. [as Exochomus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 31 January 2020
EN Poorani J. (2004): Annotated Checklist of the Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of the Indian Subregion [as Exochomus quadripustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 5 September 2008

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