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Tuesday, August 6, 2019

August 6, 2019

Location: Melbourne, Hundred Acre Hollows

I am a Seven-spotted Ladybird,
I'm non-native but a great biological control.
I primarily take care of Aphids,
One of 12 Ladybird species to fulfill this role.

Note: Click to read the article below to find out how they got the name "Ladybird"

Sources: UF | IFAS Featured Creatures - ladybirds, ladybeetles, ladybugs

Photo and text © 2018 Dee Fairbanks Simpson

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