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7 spot Ladybird

Observed: 16th April 2011 By: jeltjejeltje’s reputation in Invertebratesjeltje’s reputation in Invertebratesjeltje’s reputation in Invertebrates

Large red ladybird with 7 black spots.Found on Vinca major flower.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which 7-spot Ladybird (Coccinella septempunctata) interacts


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7- spot Ladybird

One of the largest and the most common UK ladybirds.It feeds on aphids on various host plants.The elytra is red with 0-9 spots.The pronotum is black with anterior-lateral white marks.The legs are black.(info from UK ladybird survey)