Image Number: 5443046

This is a picture of a newly hatched adult ladybug still holding to its exuvia.The beetle is in the process of deploying its wings for the first time.
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Sainte-Foy, Qu├ębec, Canada


Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Cucujoidea
Family: Coccinellidae
Subfamily: Coccinellinae
Tribe: Coccinellini
Genus: Harmonia
Subject: Harmonia axyridis (Pallas, 1773)
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Image uploaded:
Monday, August 8, 2011
Image last updated:
Tuesday, August 9, 2011