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Harlequin Ladybird?

Observed: 17th July 2013 By: thebeeskneesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebratesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebratesthebeesknees’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Approximately 6mm in length with dark orange/red wing case and pale brown legs, 9 or 10 spots on each side.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Harlequin Ladybird (Harmonia axyridis) interacts

Comments

thebeesknees's picture

Thank you

for confirmation

thebeesknees

hilaryp's picture

Harlequin Ladybird

Hi,
From what I have read, these ladybirds are invasive and non-native to the UK. The UK Ladybird Survey group are keeping a record of where these ladybirds are being seen; the link is: http://www.harlequin-survey.org/

Hilary P

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thebeesknees's picture

Hi Hilary

Thanks for the info and the link, It is for the same reason I sort clarification and I have uploaded these details to IRecord. Thank you again.

thebeesknees