Daily Walk 56.1

Ladybirds mating on an apple tree infested with aphids

Ladybirds mating on an apple tree infested with aphids. Each insect has different colours and patterns. Thought to be Harlequin Ladybirds (Harmonia axyridis), an invasive species in the UK. Photographed in the Community Orchard in Charlton Down, Dorset, during the coronavirus lockdown in May 2020.

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