keithphotos.evans's picture

Whats going on here the ladybird was going mad jumping all over the place

Observed: 25th June 2012 By: keithphotos.evanskeithphotos.evans’s reputation in Invertebrateskeithphotos.evans’s reputation in Invertebrateskeithphotos.evans’s reputation in Invertebrates
Whats going on here  the ladybird was going mad jumping all over the place
lady bird was going mad
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Species with which 7-spot Ladybird (Coccinella 7-punctata) interacts

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andyk's picture

Looks like

It looks very much like this 7-spot has been attacked and has lost one half of it's elytra.

Andy Keay

chrisbrooks's picture

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I agree with you Andy, it's a 7-spot and the damage is probably due to predation. Add an ID and I'll agree with you.