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Coccinella Trifasciata Subversa

Coccinella Trifasciata Subversa

Description:

I spotted three of these beautiful ladybugs today. They are smaller than the seven-spotted ladybug and about the size of the cycloneda species. "It is actually a subspecies o f Coccinella Trifasciata - the Three-banded lady beetle (everything-ladybug.com)."

Habitat:

Plant along the Iron Horse Trail, San Ramon, CA.

Notes:

http://everything-ladybug.com/ladybug-sp...

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4 Comments

misako
misako 2 years ago

Thanks Dilek--it was great to find a different ladybug species.

Dilek Cifci
Dilek Cifci 2 years ago

Amazing!

misako
misako 2 years ago

Thanks Cindy--I was excited to spot a new species and thrilled to find two more!

CindyBinghamKeiser
CindyBinghamKeiser 2 years ago

Nice spotting. I have yet to see one of these!

San Ramon, California, USA

Lat: 37.77, Long: -121.96

Spotted on Feb 6, 2012
Submitted on Feb 7, 2012

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