Lordship Beetles - 14-spot Ladybird

Lordship Beetles - 14-spot Ladybird

Observation - Lordship Beetles - 14-spot Ladybird - UK and Ireland. Description: This is a black and yellow ladybird with lots of variation in colour and spot shape. If handled it exudes a pungent orange liquid from their joints which stains the hand. Fairly common from May to September, this one appeared to be looking for a way in t

This is a black and yellow ladybird with lots of variation in colour and spot shape. If handled it exudes a pungent orange liquid from their joints which stains the hand.
Fairly common from May to September, this one appeared to be looking for a way in to a snail shell