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Photo#183524
Ladybird Beetle Pupa - Coleomegilla maculata

Ladybird Beetle Pupa - Coleomegilla maculata
Sand Springs, Osage County, Oklahoma, USA
May 18, 2008
Size: 3mm (1/8")

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Moved

Moved
Moved from Ladybird Beetles.

Coleomegilla maculata
This appears to be Coleomegilla maculata. Note the spot pattern visible on the elytra matches well with adult elytra pattern. Also, note the tips of elytron diverge from the pupa, and the remains of the lava's "extra" legs are visible toward apex.

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Moved
Moved from Leaf Beetles.

leaf beetle pupa
I would tend to think that this is actually a lady beetle pupa instead of Chrysomelidae.

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