Harmonia Axyridis

Spotted by Volunteer Camilla. First logged 05/10/20

A Harlequin Ladybird

Harmonia Axyridis, Common Names – Harlequin Ladybird

Conservation status – Non-Native Pest Species

Category – Beetle

Find out more on the Wildlife Trust website.


Commonly found in parks and gardens.

More Details

The Harlequin Ladybird out competes our native ladybirds for food and also eats their larvae and eggs it is therefore very invasive.


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