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Overwintering ladybird cluster

Observed: 9th October 2010 By: wendyosbornwendyosborn’s reputation in Invertebrateswendyosborn’s reputation in Invertebrates
overwintering ladybirds
Description:

cluster of ladybirds with various spot numbers. found in their usual wintering space on the stucco wall facing south under the eaves and sheltered by a wooden board (removed for photo then replaced).

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Harlequin Ladybird (Harmonia axyridis) interacts

Comments

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Several forms, but only one

Several forms, but only one species - Harlequins are very variable!

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