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Harlequin Lady Beetle

Harmonia axyridis

Description:

Harmonia axyridis, aka “multicolored Asian lady beetle” or the ” harlequin ladybird”. Spotted in late May in Seattle. This beetle is not native, but it is commonly released by gardeners to control aphid populations and has established itself all over north America.

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WhitneyFish
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WhitneyFish

Seattle, Washington, USA

Spotted on May 27, 2014
Submitted on Jul 5, 2014

Spotted for Mission

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