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Water Ladybird

Observed: 31st March 2011 By: PoppyPoppy’s reputation in InvertebratesPoppy’s reputation in InvertebratesPoppy’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Spotted on an old leaf at the side of a pond.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

anneriley's picture

ladybird

On second thoughts, it does look far more like Water Ladybird!

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Water ladybird

I suppose the location (next to a pond) was a good clue, but it wasn't listed in any of my trusty books!

rimo's picture

Definitely Water ladybird -

Definitely Water ladybird - they're this yellowish shade during the winter, and become pink for the summer. 22-spot is smaller, rounder, and a brighter yellow

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