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lady beetle  - Cycloneda polita

lady beetle - Cycloneda polita
Beaverton, washington County, Oregon, USA
July 6, 2009
Size: 5 mm>
Just confirming if this is Cycloneda sanguinea

Thanks

Cycloneda polita?
I'm not an expert, but I'd put my money on C. polita over C. sanguinea:



There's some really helpful information on how to tell these two similar species apart on the Info pages here and here, under the "Identification" sections.

 
Thank you...I really have to
Thank you...I really have to read more carefully

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