Costa Ramos, A.S.deJ., González, G., & Lemos, R.N.S de 2020 A new species of Diomus Mulsant (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Diomini) from the eastern Amazon. Revista Brasileira de Entomologia 4(4):e20200014


  • natural enemies
  • Notes: A new coccinellid species, Diomus leondai sp. nov. (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae: Diomini) is described from northeast Brazil, São Luis, municipality of Raposa, Cumbique. The specimens collected were found feeding on Phenacoccus solenopsis Tinsley and Phenacoccus sp. on the branches, leaves, and fruits of Abelmoschus esculentus.