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Wednesday, 2 May 2012

She's A Lady

In the forth coming weeks we will be looking at British Ladybirds , they are about 42 or so British Species and like Shieldbugs they usually make colourful and static photos for Nature Photographers. This one was found toward the end of the year but are currently around in the sunny spells of weather when we get them !!

7-Spot Ladybird 1991

7 Spot Ladybird Face 8074

Not many people rea;ise the Larave of these more colourful creatures look like this

Ladybird Larvae 8034

More to follow in the coming months.......... In the Meantime here is a really useful PDF Chart to help you identify and Record your Findings which you can report the the UK Ladybird Survey

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