Larch Ladybird (Aphidecta obliterata)

Larch Ladybird (Aphidecta obliterata)

Observation - Larch Ladybird (Aphidecta obliterata) - UK and Ireland. Description: A rather busy observation. A Larch Ladybird (Aphidecta obliterata) on a Common Reed (Phragmites australis) infected with Ergot (Claviceps purpurea). Plenty of conifers nearby.

A rather "busy" observation. A Larch Ladybird (Aphidecta obliterata) on a Common Reed (Phragmites australis) infected with Ergot (Claviceps purpurea). Plenty of conifers nearby.