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Cheilomenes sexmaculata

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Cheilomenes sexmaculata

Summary

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  • 14 July 2018
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Natural Enemy
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Cheilomenes sexmaculata
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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PictureTitleCaptionCopyright
Larva of C. sexmaculatus feeding on aphids.
TitleLarva feeding
CaptionLarva of C. sexmaculatus feeding on aphids.
CopyrightMerle Shepard/Coastal Research & Education Center, Charleston, USA
Larva of C. sexmaculatus feeding on aphids.
Larva feedingLarva of C. sexmaculatus feeding on aphids.Merle Shepard/Coastal Research & Education Center, Charleston, USA
C. sexmaculata pupa. Puption takes place on the plant, usually on the under-sides of leaves.
TitlePupa
CaptionC. sexmaculata pupa. Puption takes place on the plant, usually on the under-sides of leaves.
CopyrightMerle Shepard/Coastal Research & Education Center, Charleston, USA
C. sexmaculata pupa. Puption takes place on the plant, usually on the under-sides of leaves.
PupaC. sexmaculata pupa. Puption takes place on the plant, usually on the under-sides of leaves. Merle Shepard/Coastal Research & Education Center, Charleston, USA
C. sexmaculata adult feeding on aphids. The adults are pink and black.
TitleAdult feeding
CaptionC. sexmaculata adult feeding on aphids. The adults are pink and black.
CopyrightMerle Shepard/Coastal Research & Education Center, Charleston, USA
C. sexmaculata adult feeding on aphids. The adults are pink and black.
Adult feedingC. sexmaculata adult feeding on aphids. The adults are pink and black.Merle Shepard/Coastal Research & Education Center, Charleston, USA
Adult C. sexmaculata.
TitleAdult - line drawing
CaptionAdult C. sexmaculata.
CopyrightIRRI
Adult C. sexmaculata.
Adult - line drawingAdult C. sexmaculata.IRRI

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Cheilomenes sexmaculata Fabricius

Other Scientific Names

  • Chilomenes sexmaculata Fabricius
  • Menochilus sexmaculatus Fabricius

EPPO code

  • CHIMSE (Cheilomenes sexmaculata)
  • MENCSE (Menochilus sexmaculatus)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Coleoptera
  •                         Family: Coccinellidae
  •                             Genus: Cheilomenes
  •                                 Species: Cheilomenes sexmaculata

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Continent/Country/RegionDistributionLast ReportedOriginFirst ReportedInvasiveReferenceNotes

Asia

BangladeshPresent
ChinaPresentCAB Abstracts
IndiaPresentCAB Abstracts
-Andaman and Nicobar IslandsPresentCAB Abstracts
-Andhra PradeshPresent
-AssamPresent
-BiharPresentCAB Abstracts
-DelhiPresent
-GujaratPresentCAB Abstracts
-HaryanaPresent
-Himachal PradeshPresentCAB Abstracts
-Indian PunjabPresent
-KarnatakaPresent
-KeralaPresent
-Madhya PradeshPresentCAB Abstracts
-ManipurPresent
-RajasthanPresentCAB Abstracts
-Tamil NaduPresent
-Uttar PradeshPresent
-West BengalPresentCAB Abstracts
IndonesiaPresent
JapanPresentCAB Abstracts
-HonshuPresentCAB Abstracts
-KyushuPresentCAB Abstracts
MalaysiaPresent
PakistanPresentGreathead pers.comm
PhilippinesPresentGreathead pers.comm
South East AsiaPresentGreathead and Greathead, 1992
TaiwanPresent

North America

USAPresent
-HawaiiPresent
-OklahomaPresent

Natural enemy of

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SpeciesStages attackedCountries where known to occurReferences
Acyrthosiphon pisumAdults/Nymphs
Aleurodicus dispersusAdults/Nymphs
Amrasca biguttula biguttulaAdults/Nymphs
Amritodus atkinsoniNymphs
Aphis affinisAdults/Nymphs
Aphis craccivoraAdults/Nymphs
Aphis fabaeAdults/Nymphs
Aphis glycinesAdults/Nymphs
Aphis gossypiiAdults/Nymphs
Aphis neriiAdults/Nymphs
Aphis punicaeAdults/Nymphs
Aphis spiraecolaAdults/Nymphs
Aproaerema modicella
Atherigona soccata
BemisiaAdults/Nymphs
Brevicoryne brassicae
Ceratovacuna lanigeraNymphs
Coccinella septempunctata
Cydia leucostoma
Earias vittella
Empoasca kerriAdults/Nymphs
Ferrisia virgataAdults/Nymphs
Helicoverpa armigera
Hemiberlesia lataniaeAdults/Nymphs
Heteropsylla cubanaAdults/Nymphs
Hyadaphis coriandri
Lipaphis erysimiAdults/Nymphs
Melanaphis sacchariAdults/Nymphs
Myzus obtusirostrisAdults/Nymphs
Myzus persicaeAdults/Nymphs
Neomaskellia bergiiAdults/Nymphs
Nephotettix nigropictusAdults/Eggs/Nymphs
Nilaparvata lugensAdults/Nymphs
Oligonychus mangiferusAdults/Nymphs
Opisina arenosella
Oracella acutaAdults/Nymphs
Parlatoria blanchardiAdults/Nymphs
Paurocephala psyllopteraAdults/Nymphs
Pentalonia nigronervosaAdults/Nymphs
Peregrinus maidisNymphs
Phenacoccus solenopsisAdults/Eggs/Larvae
Phoenicococcus marlattiAdults/Nymphs
Pulvinaria psidiiAdults/Nymphs
Pyrilla perpusillaEggs/Nymphs
Rhopalosiphum maidisAdults/Nymphs
Rhopalosiphum padiAdults/Nymphs
Schizaphis graminumAdults/Nymphs
Sipha maydisAdults/Nymphs
Sitobion avenaeAdults/Nymphs
Sogatella furcifera
Tetranychus neocaledonicusAdults/Nymphs
Therioaphis trifoliiAdults/Nymphs
Toxoptera odinaeAdults/Nymphs
Uroleucon carthamiAdults/Nymphs
Uroleucon compositaeAdults/Nymphs

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