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Convergent Ladybugs eating aphids

Hippodamia convergens

Description:

Hippodamia convergens, commonly known as the convergent lady beetle, is one of the most common lady beetles in North America and is found throughout the continent. Aphids form their main diet and they are used for the biological control of these pests. Wikipedia

Habitat:

Miller-Knox Regional Shoreline, Ferry Loop Trail, Point Richmond, CA

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misako
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misako

Richmond, California

Spotted on Sep 22, 2011
Submitted on Dec 23, 2011

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