Definition of Rodolia
1. Noun. Genus of Australian ladybugs.
Generic synonyms: Arthropod Genus
Group relationships: Coccinellidae, Family Coccinellidae
Member holonyms: Rodolia Cardinalis, Vedalia
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rodolia
Literary usage of Rodolia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Biennial Report by California Dept. of Agriculture, California State Commission of Horticulture (1888)
"The President of the Eastern Provinces Naturalist's Society, Mr. Samuel D. Barstow, writes under date of November 25, 1887: Rodolia, as a young larvae ..."
2. Hints on Fruit Growing by H. E. V. Pickstone (1901)
"We consider the reason that the West suffered worse being that the Rodolia made its appearance in the East, perhaps had always been there, ..."
3. Biennial Report by California State Board of Horticulture (1888)
"Without a doubt, in this Province last season Rodolia* and ... In answer *Rodolia is a genus of ladybugs. t Lace-winged fly. ..."