Wild Florida Photo - Scymninae Diomus or Scymnus - Lady beetle

Scymninae Diomus or Scymnus

Lady beetle

Florida native

Volusia Co. FL 08/17/08
Volusia Co. FL 08/17/08

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This is a lady beetle from the Scymninae subfamily of Coccinellidae (ladybugs, ladybirds & lady beetles).
Two likely possibilities include Diomus terminatus or Scymnus securus the Coastal Scymnus Lady.
Photographed along the Atlantic coast on a head of seaoats.


Scymninae Diomus or Scymnus is a member of the Coccinellidae - Ladybugs, Ladybirds, Lady Beetles family.

For more information on this species, visit the following link:
Bugguide.net page for this subfamily

Date record last modified: Feb 10, 2021

Paul Rebmann Nature Photography at pixels.com