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baby Palomena prasina


baby Palomena prasina

a close up of the ladybird eggs and little ladybirds inside... these are actually shield bug babys.. as pointed out by Afterforty.



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love it - they look like little cars :D

14 Jun, 2011

 

Lol Paul that's what i thought when i saw them...

14 Jun, 2011

 

:):) look like corsas lol

14 Jun, 2011

 

:-) lol

14 Jun, 2011

 

They look like they've already got legs Surrey.

14 Jun, 2011

 

Yes Some of them have Gilli, if you look if you look near the stem on that leaf under it are some white eggs :-)

14 Jun, 2011

 

Gilli i thought the same :)

14 Jun, 2011

 

:-))

14 Jun, 2011

 

Oh...I see them now. LOL

15 Jun, 2011

 

lol :-)

15 Jun, 2011

 

I think you will find that they are newly hatched Green Shieldbugs (Palomena prasina ).

The first stage, after hatching, of a ladybird - is a elongated larvae.

19 May, 2012

 

that's right Afterforty i did a ladybird blog showing the stages of them... i should have updated this...

19 May, 2012



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