Photo of the Day – 2014-08-06

ParrySights-DxO-2482Back to bugs in the backyard, in this case it’s actually a beetle – the Asian Lady Beetle (Harmonia axyridis). I always heard them referred to as lady bugs, but I have been corrected by Wikipedia and other references. This beetle is a foreign invasive species native to East Asia. Pretty colourful. (July 2014)

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