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Photo#17066
Fourteen-spotted Lady Beetle - Propylea quatuordecimpunctata - male

Fourteen-spotted Lady Beetle - Propylea quatuordecimpunctata - Male
Harvard, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
May 10, 2005

male, and on the info page now!
Using this to illustrate the difference between male and female head markings on the species Info page. Nice close-up, showing the "face" better than most.

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