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Seven-spotted Lady Beetle

Coccinella septempunctata

Description:

Oval body. Red with black spots

Habitat:

Near lake shore, long grasses and wildflowers. Sandy beach.

Notes:

Sitting on Milkweed that was covered in aphids.

1 species ID suggestions

1 Comment

ForestDragon
ForestDragon 5 years ago

Nice picture. I don't believe Coccinella magnifica occurs in North America. I believe the spots are slightly different in size and shape as well. They are very similar though.

Tawas City, Michigan, USA

Lat: 44.27, Long: -83.52

Spotted on Jul 5, 2013
Submitted on Jul 6, 2013

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