Taxon profile


Fourteen-spotted Lady Beetle
Propylea quatuordecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Coccinella 14-punctata Linnaeus, 1758 o
Halyzia (Propylaea) 14-punctata (Linnaeus)
Propylea 14-punctata (Linnaeus, 1758)

Other names

= 14-spot Ladybird
= Fourteen Spotted Lady Beetle



Taxon in country check-lists*

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3.5-4.5 mm

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [230374]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Propylea quatuordecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Nedvěd O. (2015): Brouci čeledi slunéčkoviti (Coccinellidae) střední Evropy, Academia Praha [as Propylea quatuordecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ EN Zahradník P. (2017): Seznam brouků (Coleptera) České republiky a Slovenska, Lesnická práce, s.r.o. [as Propylea quatuordecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 13 February 2020
CZ Mlejnek R., Hamet A., Růžička J. (2015): Brouci (Coleoptera) v jeskyních a propastech České Republiky, Acta Speleologica vol. 6 [as Propylea quatuordecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Poorani J. (2004): Annotated Checklist of the Coccinellidae (Coleoptera) of the Indian Subregion [as Propylea quatuordecimpunctata (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 5 September 2008

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