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Lady Beetle - Brachiacantha ursina

Lady Beetle - Brachiacantha ursina
Cross Plains, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
July 13, 2011
Size: ~4mm
Brachiacantha ursina?

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thanks!
That's definitely not B. felina with such an oval shape from above. I think we're safe calling this B. ursina.

probably B. ursina
With that size, it's most likely B. ursina, although in your area I'd expect the spots to be a little larger or even confluent. It doesn't look round enough for the large "rotunda" form of B. felina, though, and B. felina would be at the edge of its range too. Do you have any photos from directly overhead?

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