Ladybug — this is probably the insect with the light memories. Like, a normal bug with orange body with black dots, but any child and even adult, taking it in hand, say or even think “ladybug, fly to the sky…”.
Many people know that ladybugs are useful, destroy the aphids, but not everyone knows that most distinguished the larvae of ladybirds, which look not so romantic. Purple or bluish-gray worm-like segmented body with multiple bright orange or yellow spots, six solid black legs, lots of hard bristles — it looks like the storm of small insects, sucking the juice of plants.
Larvae ruthless and very greedy. But aphids and scale insects, which are unable to protect themselves in other ways, can oppose such predators only the explosive speed of its propagation. The photo below is the larvae of ladybirds or among the flocks of aphids sucking juices, or among the remnant of them: wings, chewed skins, etc. learn More about ladybugs and stages of their development I have already described in the article Main enemy of the aphid – ladybug, stages of its development, it will not be repeated.