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Lordship beetles - 24-spot Ladybird

Observed: 8th May 2012 By: jeremyrjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebratesjeremyr’s reputation in Invertebrates
24 spot2
24 spot1
Description:

This is a tiny 3mm ladybird which is usually found close to the ground among long grass. They feed on all sorts of plants and can be seen from May to October
This one was in grass near the western end of the pond

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which 24-spot Ladybird (Subcoccinella vigintiquattuorpunctata) interacts

Comments

chrisbrooks's picture

Scientific name

Can you pronounce that name ?

jeremyr's picture

hmm.. almost a syllable per

hmm.. almost a syllable per spot

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