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What's That Bug?

A striped ladybug, Paranaemia vittigera, on a poppy. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

The California poppy draws lots of visitors: honey bees, bumble bees and assorted other insects. But a particular visitor we spotted March 15 on a poppy outside the UC Davis Arboretum Teaching Nursery on Garrod Drive, Davis, looked puzzling. A beetle....

A striped ladybug, Paranaemia vittigera, on a poppy. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A striped ladybug, Paranaemia vittigera, on a poppy. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

A striped ladybug, Paranaemia vittigera, on a poppy. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Monday, March 31, 2014 at 10:25 PM
Tags: ladybug (20), Paranaemia vittigera (1), poppy (1)
 
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