Tiny Black Ladybird
|Class:||Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)|
|Species:||Ladybird (Micraspis furcifera)|
|This Photo:||Pre-winter Huddle|
EXTRA - Photo Specific Information:
It seems that colony's like this are often seen at the beginning of winter. They gather together to hibernate for the winter and keep each other warm.
General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee, SA), and elsewhere
Pale yellow lady bug with black stripes.
Or is it black with yellow stripes?-)