Note: The N. venusta venusta shown below are color/marking varieties primarily restricted to the Texas/Louisiana border area.  In older texts referred to as N. notulata.
Note:  Some of these sp. are 2mm in length. Treat these identifications with caution, since collected specimens are necessary for most I.D.'s.
Twice-stabbed Lady Beetle
Twice- stabbed Lady Beetle
Seven Spotted Lady Beetle
Seven-spotted Lady Beetle
Spotted Lady Beetle
Spotted Lady Beetle
Chilocorus stigma
Chilocorus stigma
Coccinella septempunctata
Coccinella septempunctata
Coleomegilla maculata
Coleomegilla maculata
Polished Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Spotless Lady Beetle
Spotless Ladybird Beetle, Injured but alive.
Spotless Lady Beetle
For Later Use
Cycloneda munda
Cycloneda munda
Cycloneda sanguinea
Cycloneda sanguinea
Cycloneda sanguinea
 
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Exochomus childrini or marginipennis
Exochomus childrini or marginipennis
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Multi-colored Asian Lady Beetle, a rough go of it but alive
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Harmonia axyridis
Hyperaspis binotata or H. signata
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
V-Marked Lady Beetles
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
V-Marked Lady Beetle
Hyperaspis connectens
Hyperaspis connectens
Neoharmonia venusta
Neoharmonia venusta
Neoharmonia venusta
Neoharmonia venusta
V-marked Lady Beetle
V-marked Lady Beetle, ready for take-off.
V-marked Lady Beetle w/ overload on black
Ladybug feeding on Leaf Beetle Eggs
For Later Use
For Later Use
Neoharmonia venusta
Neoharmonia venusta
Neoharmonia venusta
Neoharmonia venusta
 
 
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
T-marked Lady Beetle
T-marked Lady Beetle
Orange Spotted Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Brachiacantha decempustulata or testudo
Brachiacantha decempustulata or testudo
Brachiacantha tau
Brachiacantha tau
Brachiacantha sp.
Brachiacantha sp.
tbd
Dusky Lady Beetle
Scymnus sp. Lady Beetle
Scymnus sp. Lady Beetle
Scymnus sp. Lady Beetle
Scymnus sp. Lady Beetle
Brachiacantha sp.
Scymnus lousianae
Scymnus sp.
Scymnus sp.
Scymnus sp.
Scymnus sp.
Kidney Spotted Lady Beetle
Kidney-spottted Lady Beetle
Twenty-spotted Lady Beetle
Twenty-Spotted Lady Beetle
Twenty-Spotted Lady Beetle
For Later Use
Psyllobora renifer
Psyllobora renifer
Psyllobora vigintimaculata
Psyllobora vigintimaculata
Psyllobora vigintimaculata
 
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
V-Marked Lady Beetles
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle and Leaf Beetle size comparison
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Lady Beetle
Neoharmonia venusta venusta Lady Beetle
For Later Use
For Later Use
Golden Tortoise Beetle
Golden Tortoise Beetle
Golden Tortoise Beetle
Tortoise Beetle
Tortoise Beetle Mating
Mottled Tortoise Beetle
Charidotella sexpunctata
Charidotella sexpunctata
Charidotella sexpunctata
Charidotella sp.
Charidotella sp.
Deloyala guttata
Mottled Tortoise Beetle
Clavate Tortoise Beetle
Tortoise Beetle Larvae
Tortoise Beetle Larvae
Tortoise Beetle Larvae
Tortoise Beetle Pupa
Deloyala guttata
Plagiometriona clavata
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
Tortoise Beetle Larvae
Tortoise Beetle Larvae
Tortoise Beetle Larvae
For Later Use
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
Tribe Cassidini
 
Basswood Leaf Miner
Orange-shouldered Leaf Miner
Hispine Beetle
Hispine Beetle
For Later Use
For Later Use
Baliosus nervosus
Odontota scapularis
Sumitrosis ancoroides
Anisostena gracilis
 
 
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Family Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)
Subfamily Scymninae
Fungus-Eating Lady Beetles (Psyllobora sp.)
Lady Beetles (Neoharmonia venusta venusta)
Tortoise Beetles  (Tribe Cassidini)
Hispine Beetles  (Tribe Chalepini)
LADY BEETLES & TORTOISE BEETLES of the Big Thicket in East Texas
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