Harmonia testudinaria

Tortoise-shelled ladybird at Braemar, NSW

Harmonia testudinaria at Braemar, NSW - 5 May 2022
Harmonia testudinaria at Braemar, NSW - 5 May 2022
Harmonia testudinaria at Braemar, NSW - 5 May 2022
Harmonia testudinaria at Braemar, NSW - 5 May 2022
Harmonia testudinaria at Braemar, NSW - 5 May 2022
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Harmonia testudinaria 6 May 2022 RogerF
Harmonia testudinaria 6 May 2022 Curiosity

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The sightings range from 2-5-22 to 5-5-22. The first ladybird I saw was the one with the underwing showing. On 5-5-22, I found 3 adults plus a possible larva and a possible pupa.

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RogerF wrote:
   6 May 2022
A nice find.

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Ectomocoris ornatus (A ground assassin bug) at Wingecarribee Local Government Area - 10 Nov 2023 by Curiosity
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  • 3 Abundance
  • 5 May 2022 03:03 PM Recorded on
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  • on Wollemi Pine in garden Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size

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