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it is a ladybug which i found in my garden. i don't know the species, please tell me if you know something about it's name. thank you.
thanks Wendy and Arushi.. =))@wendy : i agree with you, really easy at the right season ;)
its magical. :D
Beautiful, may be related taxa can easily be found throughout Indonesia. I've sees some of them ... Nice shot!
thanks karenL , nice 2 know you.. ;)martinl , thanks for the info, i thought this beetle is same as ladybird/ladybug before.. nice 2 know you. . (;
A tortoise beetle is a leaf (eating) beetle and a ladybird beetle eats small insects such as aphids. They both have a similar hemispherical shape and are easily mistaken.
Beautiful!Welcome to Project Noah Jennifer!
thanks alex for that reference.. and thanks too longmustache, for ID this spotting.. =)
it should be a golden tortoise beetle ( http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/720... ), i just wanted to link him also as refereces, these beetles variate strong in appearance. ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Golden_tort... ), here some examples: colorvariations ( http://www.google.nl/search?hl=nl&sa... )
Spotted on Nov 11, 2011 Submitted on Nov 13, 2011
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