Halizia sedecimguttata

<I>Halizia sedecimguttata</I> (Linné, 1758)

Orange ladybirds

Halizia cedecimguttata : adulte
Halizia cedecimguttata : larve
Halizia cedecimguttata : nymphe


Large-sized (5-7 mm), it is distinguished by its orange color. Each elytron is punctuated with 8 light-colored spots and the eyes are partly hidden by the pronotum but can be seen through transparent cover.


It is a fungi-consuming species but which is able to feed on aphids.


This ladybird is an arboreal species which prefers broadleaves: oak, sycamore, dogwood, birch, lime.

Modification date : 25 April 2024 | Publication date : 20 April 2011 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet