Sospita oblongoguttata

<i>Sospita oblongoguttata</i> (Linné, 1758)

Coccinelle à taches oblonges

Morphology

This is a large species with light-colored elongate spots on an orangey brown background.

Diet

It feeds on Cinara pinea, pine aphids, but also on Coccoidea.

Habitat

It lives exclusively on conifers: pines and firs.

Modification date : 07 February 2023 | Publication date : 21 February 2011 | Redactor : Evelyne Turpeau, Maurice Hullé, Bernard Chaubet