The Mountain Lady Beetle is native to North America. Its wing covers are red or orange and often have 5 black spots, some of which elongate to look a bit like bands. This species is most active from June to August.
Mountain Lady Beetles are also known as Tamarack Ladybugs.
You can find more information about Mountain Lady Beetles on their iNaturalist Species Account and Bug Guide info page.
Visit the iNaturalist Observation Map to find out where Mountain Lady Beetles have been seen in Vermont.