Unusual ladybird

Unusual ladybird

Observation - Unusual ladybird . Description: On first glance, the numbering of spots on this ladybird didn’t seem quite right. Closer inspection showed two growths on its back (plus a dent) and I am wondering if this individual is carrying a parasite infection.

On first glance, the numbering of spots on this ladybird didn’t seem quite right. Closer inspection showed two growths on its back (plus a dent) and I am wondering if this individual is carrying a parasite infection.