Striped Ladybird
Face
Ellura
Striped Ladybird
Pre-winter Huddle
 
                      
Striped Ladybird (Micraspis furcifera)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Insects (Insecta)
Order: Beetles (Coleoptera)
Family: Ladybird (Coccinellidae)     iNaturalist Observation
Species: Striped Ladybird (Micraspis furcifera)
This Photo:     On Saltbush

Thank you Reiner Richter & Mark Hura for confirming the id of this species for us

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?-)

Copyright © 2013-2022 Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 28-Jan-2013
This species is an Australian Native Species, not listed in the SA Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.