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Transverse Ladybird

Coccinella transversalis

Description:

Coccinella transversalis, commonly known as the transverse ladybird or transverse lady beetle is a species of ladybird beetle found from India across southern and southeastern Asia to Malesia and Australia Like many species of ladybirds, the transverse ladybird plays an important role in agriculture as it preys on a wide array of plant-eating insects which damage crops, particularly early in the growing season. Among those insects hunted include many species of aphids,

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transverse ladybird
Coccinella transversalis Coccinella transversalis


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3 Comments

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

thank you very much for the ID Sonia !!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

thanks Noel !!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 9 years ago

Beautiful!

NuwanChathuranga
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NuwanChathuranga

Alawwa, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Jul 23, 2012
Submitted on Jul 23, 2012

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