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Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Female Just noticed that we didn&acute;t have clear images of female 16-spot yet, so here they are ... <br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113779/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_upskirt_darker.html" title="Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Upskirt (darker)"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/113779_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1658361610&Signature=FxFTfx0pIa3SQ9V%2BTkKBGOmyFmA%3D" width="200" height="114" alt="Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Upskirt (darker) Quite a bit darker overall than the previous ventral image (a more teneral male):<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81274/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_ventral.html<br />
Different angles on this here female:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113781/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_female.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113780/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_portrait_female.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Geotagged,Ladybird,Netherlands,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje" /></a></figure><br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113780/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_portrait_female.html" title="Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Portrait (female)"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/113780_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1658361610&Signature=J6jnFGSw28P9Al%2B8nlmLoe0wPKY%3D" width="200" height="114" alt="Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Portrait (female) Different angles on this same female:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113781/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_female.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113779/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_upskirt_darker.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Geotagged,Ladybird,Netherlands,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje" /></a></figure><br />
For comparison of sexual dimorphism in head colouring, here is a male uploaded previously:<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/77668/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_mugshot_male.html" title="Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - mugshot (male)"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/77668_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1658361610&Signature=QmWvNSU3bi124gCqyL6vxdWum2I%3D" width="200" height="150" alt="Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - mugshot (male) Just noticed that my list of mugshots was still one short to qualify as bona fide, so I&#039;ll just add this Q&amp;D one that was sitting on my travel laptop :o)<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/list/435/ladybird_mugshots_cc0public_domain_by_arp.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Ladybird,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje" /></a></figure> Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Geotagged,Ladybird,Netherlands,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Female

Just noticed that we didn´t have clear images of female 16-spot yet, so here they are ...

Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Upskirt (darker) Quite a bit darker overall than the previous ventral image (a more teneral male):<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/81274/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_ventral.html<br />
Different angles on this here female:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113781/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_female.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113780/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_portrait_female.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Geotagged,Ladybird,Netherlands,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje

Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - Portrait (female) Different angles on this same female:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113781/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_female.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/113779/tytthaspis_sedecimpunctata_-_upskirt_darker.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Geotagged,Ladybird,Netherlands,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje

For comparison of sexual dimorphism in head colouring, here is a male uploaded previously:
Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata - mugshot (male) Just noticed that my list of mugshots was still one short to qualify as bona fide, so I'll just add this Q&D one that was sitting on my travel laptop :o)<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/list/435/ladybird_mugshots_cc0public_domain_by_arp.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Ladybird,Sixteen-spot Ladybird,Tytthaspis,Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata,nl: Zestienstippelig lieveheersbeestje

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''Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata'' is a species of beetle in family Coccinellidae. It is found in the Palearctic - Europe, North Africa, European Russia the Caucasus, Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Transcaucasia, Northern Kazakhstan, Western Asiaand Northwest China.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Apr 27, 2021. Captured in Koekangerweg 8, 7961 LZ Ruinerwold, Netherlands.