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Adalia bipunctata v. quadripustulata
This is a melanistic form of the Two-Spot Ladybug. It can be distinguished from the black variant of Harmonia axyridis by its smaller size and two white dots between the eyes. This four-spotted, quadripustulata, form is the most common melanic variant.
Urban house rosemary plant.
Spotted on Apr 21, 2012
Submitted on Apr 23, 2012