Taxon profile


Heather Ladybird
Chilocorus bipustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Coccinella bipustulata Linnaeus, 1758
Chilocorus minor Sahlberg, 1903
Chilocorus olivetorum Costa, 1839
Coccinella testudo Florencourt Chassot, 1796


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Intertaxon relationships

prey: Pulvinaria floccifera (Westwood, 1870), Saissetia oleae (Olivier, 1791), Aspidiotus nerii Bouché, 1933 - Ivy Scale, Chionaspis salicis (Linnaeus, 1758) - Black Willow Bark Louse, Chrysomphalus aonidum (Linnaeus, 1758) - Circular Black Scale, ...

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [230176]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Chilocorus bipustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Poorani J. (2004): Annotated Checklist of the Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of the Indian Subregion [] [as Chilocorus bipustulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 5 September 2008

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