Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada
Clickable Guide
Moths Butterflies Flies Caterpillars Flies Dragonflies Flies Mantids Cockroaches Bees and Wasps Walkingsticks Earwigs Ants Termites Hoppers and Kin Hoppers and Kin Beetles True Bugs Fleas Grasshoppers and Kin Ticks Spiders Scorpions Centipedes Millipedes

Calendar
Upcoming Events

2018 BugGuide Gathering in Virginia July 27-29: Registration and Discussion

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

TaxonomyBrowseInfoImagesLinksBooksData
Photo#418148
Ladybug Nymph.. - Propylea quatuordecimpunctata

Ladybug Nymph.. - Propylea quatuordecimpunctata
Jamaica Bay Wildlife Reserve, NYC, Queens County, New York, USA
June 28, 2010
Size: ~13 mm
I find these everywhere I go bug hunting recently. I'm not sure what that says about the aphid population.

Moved
Moved from Propylea.

Moved

Propylea quatuordecimpunctata
Very distinctive black and white larvae. Seeing the tip of the rear abdominal segment would clinch it - there's a pointed projection that is distinctive for the species - but there's nothing else quite like it even w/o that field mark visible.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Comment viewing options
Select your preferred way to display the comments and click 'Save settings' to activate your changes.