Fallahzadeh, M., Abdimaleki, R., & Saghaei, N. 2013 Contribution to the Knowledge of the Ladybird beetles (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae), Predators of Mealybugs (Hemiptera, Pseudococcidae) in Hormozgan Province, Southern Iran. Biologiezentrum Linz/Austria 45(1): 673-679

Notes: The Coccinellid predators (Coleoptera, Coccinellidae) associated with mealybug species (Hemiptera, Pseudococcidae) in Hormozgan province, south of Iran was studied during years 2009-2010. A total of 8 species representing 5 genera belonging to 3 subfamilies were collected and identified. Nephus (Sidis) hieckei riyadhensis F√úRSCH 1979 is new record for the fauna of Iran. Locality and date of collection, host(s) and distribution data for each species are provided.