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Asian Ladybug with eggs

harmonia axyridis


Ladybug guarding eggs



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keithp2012 6 years ago

The ladybug wasnt brooding the eggs, she recently laid them and I guess was resting before she flew away.

KarenL 6 years ago

You should consider adding this to the Brooding Behavior in Insects mission.

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 6 years ago

nice !

keithp2012 7 years ago

No those are her eggs I watched her earlier in the day lay them. We have native ladybugs too, the thing is my shrubs are full of aphids being I use no pesticides, so ladybugs and mantids are abundant and I see lots of ladybug species.

chriswheelera 7 years ago

Probably eating some other ladybug's eggs. Those invasive Asian Ladybugs are mean.

keithp2012 7 years ago

Asian Ladybug

New York, USA

Lat: 40.70, Long: -73.35

Spotted on May 6, 2010
Submitted on Sep 7, 2010

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