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Australian lady beetles (mating)

Coelophora inaequalis


Large dome shaped red ladybug & orange ladybug both with very faint spots. The center lines are striped. Each pronotum has black and white markings.


Australia, Oceania and Southern Asia.


Introduced to control aphid population in Florida and Hawaii.

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1 Comment

1Sarah2 9 years ago

I submitted these photos to the Lost Ladybug Project (link referenced in Mission) and they were kind enough to ID the species for me. I had it wrong, sigh. Anyway, it is updated now.

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Madeira Beach, Florida

Spotted on Sep 6, 2011
Submitted on Sep 16, 2011

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