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This is the larval stage of a very common insect. Do you know what it turns into? (I.D. provided 6-13-12)

10 responses

  1. Kathie Fiveash

    I think it is a larval ladybug.

    June 12, 2012 at 11:33 am

  2. Sarah Morrison

    Asian Multicolored Lady Beetle…?

    June 12, 2012 at 11:42 am

  3. Wendy Everham

    I believe this is the larva of an Asian lady beetle.

    June 12, 2012 at 12:14 pm

  4. Kathryn Connell

    lady bug. They sure are not cute when they’re little!

    June 12, 2012 at 12:31 pm

  5. Etienne

    At 1st we thought of a 1) Firefly, then a 2)Bumblebee, or maybe a 3)Lady bug? We looked into all 3 bug types and it is a nice investigative exercise for my 5 year old too. 🙂 Our conclusion is #3 – and we hope to see lots and lots!

    June 12, 2012 at 2:22 pm

  6. Fran Ludwig

    Ladybug!! Just saw a lot of these in my house. I wonder if the larva of different ladybug species look distinctively different?

    June 12, 2012 at 5:24 pm

  7. Jean Harrison


    June 12, 2012 at 6:26 pm

  8. Virginia Loughran

    I believe its lady bug larva

    August 24, 2012 at 2:36 pm

  9. Judy


    January 16, 2013 at 8:17 pm

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