Coccidula rufa

<I>Coccidula rufa</I> (Herbst, 1783)

Marsh coccidula

Morphology

Small velvety ladybird (2.5-3 mm), elongate, dark red.

Diet

Its diet consists exclusively of aphids.

Habitat

Species of humid biotopes, it frequents aquatic plants.

Modification date : 07 February 2023 | Publication date : 17 May 2011 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet