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Ladybird  Cream 14-Spot Ladybird

Cream 14-Spot Ladybird - Photo  Copyright 2004 Gary Bradley
Photo: G. Bradley

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A great way to see all the details on ladybirds is with a special magnifier box - click here


Latin name: Calvia 14-punctata

Size: Approximately 6mms long

Distribution: Found in most parts of the U.K.

Months seen: March to October

Food: Aphids

Habitat: Hedgerows and woodlands.

Special features: Orange-brown wing casings with cream coloured spots. Normally found on the leaves of trees and shrubs.

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