Entomological Review

, Volume 95, Issue 9, pp 1317–1319 | Cite as

On high abundance of the Harlequin lady beetle, Harmonia axyridis (Pall.) (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), in the plains of the Northwestern Caucasus, Russia

  • B. A. KorotyaevEmail author
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The Harlequin lady beetle, Harmonia axyridis (Pallas), is recorded in great numbers in the city of Krasnodar and in the plain part of Krasnodar and Stavropol territories in mid-October 2013. The beetles flew onto walls and windows of the apartment buildings in Krasnodar and were found concentrating in a car and on fruit trees in an orchard in western Stavropol Territory.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Zoological InstituteRussian Academy of SciencesSt. PetersburgRussia

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