A Harlequin Ladybird

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Scientific name: Harmonia axyridis

Size: Approx 6 to 8mm

Distribution: Found mainly in the southern half of the UK but spreading rapidly northwards

Months seen: April to October

Life span: Approx 1 year

Habitat: Parks, gardens and anywhere food can be found. Hibernates in buildings

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Pregnant Harlequin ladybird

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