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Hippodamia tredecimpunctata - somewhat teneral-pale About a day after emerging from it&#039;s pupa - not really &quot;teneral&quot; anymore, but still quite pale.<br />
Mugshot here:<br />
<figure class="photo"><a href="https://www.jungledragon.com/image/54169/hippodamia_tredecimpunctata_-_portrait.html" title="Hippodamia tredecimpunctata - portrait"><img src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/media.jungledragon.com/images/3043/54169_thumb.jpg?AWSAccessKeyId=05GMT0V3GWVNE7GGM1R2&Expires=1576713610&Signature=hw5M1HEKoiZZ9zMcRXiHKV9phTU%3D" width="200" height="114" alt="Hippodamia tredecimpunctata - portrait Mugshot of this beetle:<br />
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Hippodamia tredecimpunctata - somewhat teneral-pale

About a day after emerging from it's pupa - not really "teneral" anymore, but still quite pale.
Mugshot here:

Hippodamia tredecimpunctata - portrait Mugshot of this beetle:<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/54170/hippodamia_tredecimpunctata_-_somewhat_teneral-pale.html Coccinellidae,Coccinellinae,Coleoptera,Hippodamia,Hippodamia tredecimpunctata,Ladybird,Teneral,Thirteen-spotted lady beetle,nl: Dertienstippelig lieveheersbeestje

    comments (3)

  1. That's incredible! Never heard of this species, it looks quite a lot different from other lady beetles, at least to my eyes. Great photography as well. Posted 2 years ago
    1. Thanks Ferdy, there will be more odd-ball species to come ;o) Have a good trip!! Cheers, Arp Posted 2 years ago
      1. Will check those when we're back, looking forward to it! Posted 2 years ago

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''Hippodamia tredecimpunctata'', commonly known as the Thirteen-spot Ladybird, is a species of lady beetle.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Oct 13, 2017.