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Australian lady beetle

Coelophora inaequalis


Large dome shaped red ladybug with 9 spots. (Although some are elongated.) The center line spot is in the back rather than at the head. That center line is striped. The pronotum had black and white markings.


Australia, Oceania and Southern Asia.


Introduced to control aphid population in Florida and Hawaii.

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Madeira Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on Aug 18, 2011
Submitted on Aug 19, 2011

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