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Pine Ladybird

By Metro6R4  
Size: 3 - 4.5mm
Basic colour: black
Pattern colour: red spots
Number of spots: 2-4
Spot fusions: none
Melanic (black) form: N/A

Pronotum: black
Leg colour: black
Habitat: trees
Host plant: needled conifers, sallows and willows
Overwintering: in leaf litter, foliage and bark crevices of evergreen trees and shrubs
Food: coccids

Other notes: Round in shape with a pronounced rim around the margin of the wing cases. The spots at the outer front margin of the wing cases are comma-shaped.

Tags: Insects Flash Macro Close up Bug Close-up and macro

Voters: jimmymack, pks, ChristineD and 12 more

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24 May 2015 8:16PM
Great macro shot paul
25 May 2015 7:54AM
Excellent detailed macro shot.
Gypsyman 10 690 England
25 May 2015 12:27PM
Well seen. A great capture.
what a beautiful image, great colours and detail. superb photography, SmileSmileSmileSmile

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