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22-spot ladybird, Zweiundzwanzigpunkt-Marienkäfer

Psyllobora vigintiduopunctata


Psyllobora vigintiduopunctata (often abbreviated to Psyllobora 22-punctata), the 22-spot ladybird, is a 3–5 mm long ladybird commonly found in Europe. Unlike most other ladybirds which feed on aphids, P. 22-punctata eats mildew — especially from umbellifers and low-growing shrubs.



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Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Spotted on Aug 2, 2017
Submitted on Aug 20, 2017

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