Psyllobora ladybeetles mating

Psyllobora ladybeetles mating

Observation - Psyllobora ladybeetles mating - Southern Africa. Description: Possible sexual dimorphism.Photographed 2 pairs of mating beetles and in both cases the male had a white pronotum and the female a yellow one.The elyntra was yellow with black spots in all beetles.In the second pair the male was definately smaller than th

Possible sexual dimorphism.Photographed 2 pairs of mating beetles and in both cases the male had a white pronotum and the female a yellow one.The elyntra was yellow with black spots in all beetles.In the second pair the male was definately smaller than the female (which is about 3.5mm)Found on Leonotis leonurus.