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Blood-Red Ladybird Beetle

Cycloneda sanguinea

Description:

Red, spotless ladybug with white lining on the outside of the pronotum and two white spots in the center. There are two white stripes between the eyes. This ladybug was enjoying the major aphid infestation on this rose bush.

Habitat:

Rose bush in the front yard.

Notes:

Aka Spotless Ladybird

No species ID suggestions

13 Comments

Thank you Mayra :)

Thank you Karen! This beetle has such a deep red color that I find beautiful.

KarenL
KarenL 5 years ago

Gorgeous!

MayraSpringmann
MayraSpringmann 5 years ago

Lovely!

Thank you so much, Luis!

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 5 years ago

Superb series Cindy! Great macro shots!

Thank you Bernadette and Jill!

JillBlack
JillBlack 5 years ago

Lovely series

Bernadette S
Bernadette S 5 years ago

Beautiful series!

Thank you Satyen and Seema!

Seema
Seema 5 years ago

great shots

Wild Things
Wild Things 5 years ago

Wonderful series!

San Diego, California, USA

Lat: 33.14, Long: -117.03

Spotted on Apr 14, 2013
Submitted on Apr 16, 2013

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