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Beetle, Lady Beetle, Mealy-bug Destroyer (Cryptolaemus montrouzieri)

Order: Coleoptera (ko-lee-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Coccinellidae (kok-sin-EL-li-dee) (Info)
Genus: Cryptolaemus
Species: montrouzieri

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Vacherie, Louisiana

Members' Notes:

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On May 21, 2011, Fires_in_motion from Vacherie, LA (Zone 9a) wrote:

Obviously an awesome insect to have, if you just look at its name. I used to shoo them off my plants before I found out (just tonight) what they are.

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