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Ladybug Beetle

Myzia sp.

Description:

Big Ladybug of about 5 mm, striped cream and brown. This may be a variation of Myzia interrupta: http://bugguide.net/node/view/305365.

Habitat:

Came to an ultraviolet light in the garden, San Cristobal de Las Casas, 2,200 meters.

Notes:

This beetle was seen once before, same place: http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/135...

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11 Comments

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Phillip :)

Nimbid Ditavi
Nimbid Ditavi 8 years ago

Beautiful finding Lauren!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you finib2 :)

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Andrea!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Karen, Mayra and Luis... :)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Nice find Lauren!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 8 years ago

Lovely!

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Nice!

Andrea Lim
Andrea Lim 8 years ago

Nice series Lauren! Cool stripes!

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 8 years ago

Thank you Argy :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Nice beetle nice shots. The ventral one is cool. Shows how flat they can go.

LaurenZarate
Spotted by
LaurenZarate

San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Apr 14, 2013
Submitted on Apr 15, 2013

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