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Five-spotted Lady Beetle

Hippodamia quinquesignata


Three-spotted? Transverse? I'm not sure what kind of lady beetle this is. The pronotum had two white spots within the black section. Any ideas?


I found this guy in the middle of winter tied up in a spiders web. The picture's not great but I tried to draw the pattern...

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Five-spotted Lady Beetle
Hippodamia quinquesignata quinquesignata Subspecies Hippodamia quinquesignata quinquesignata - BugGuide.Net

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Creation Keeper
Creation Keeper 6 years ago

Ahh. There it is. I knew I'd seen it before but couldn't put my finger on it exactly...thanks Livan.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

Thanks for the art that shows the beetles spot pattern!

Creation Keeper
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Creation Keeper

British Columbia, Canada

Spotted on Feb 9, 2015
Submitted on Feb 10, 2015

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