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Asiatischer Marienkäfer / Harlequin Ladybird

Harmonia axyridis var. spectabilis

Description:

SIZE: 6-8 mm
Harmonia axyridis is a large coccinellid beetle. Its color ranges from yellow-orange to black.

Habitat:

It is native to eastern Asia, but has been introduced to North America and Europe to control aphids and scale insects. It is now common, well known, and spreading in those regions, and has also established in South Africa and widely across South America.

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4 Comments

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Nice pattern on this one!

FFHRheingau
FFHRheingau 7 years ago

Of course, fixed that ;)

injica
injica 7 years ago

maybe you can add the name of the var. spectabilis

injica
injica 7 years ago

Identical :)))

FFHRheingau
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FFHRheingau

Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany

Spotted on Jul 7, 2013
Submitted on Jul 7, 2013

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