7-Spot Ladybird searching galls on sycamore

7-Spot Ladybird searching galls on sycamore

Observation - 7-Spot Ladybird searching galls on sycamore. Description: This 7-Spot was found rummaging around among galls on a sycamore leaf.It appeared to be biting open the galls to gain access to the contents. I have never observed this behaviour before.

This 7-Spot was found rummaging around among galls on a sycamore leaf.It appeared to be biting open the galls to gain access to the contents. I have never observed this behaviour before.