Crustose Lichen - Lepraria Sp. on tree with ladybird pupa

Crustose Lichen - Lepraria Sp. on tree with ladybird pupa

Observation - Crustose Lichen - Lepraria Sp. on tree with ladybird pupa - UK and Ireland. Description: A grey-green crustose lichen on tree bark, with a ladybird pupa (possibly Harlequin ladybird - Harmonia oxyridis) - top rt.-hand side. Other ladybirds and a larva on lichens on gravestones near the tree. (Not sure of the tree species)

A grey-green crustose lichen on tree bark, with a ladybird pupa (possibly Harlequin ladybird - Harmonia oxyridis) - top rt.-hand side. Other ladybirds and a larva on lichens on gravestones near the tree. (Not sure of the tree species)