Parenthesis Lady Beetle © Jason Michael Crockwell

The Parenthesis Lady Beetle is native to North America and found throughout the United States. Its wing covers are red-orange, with seven black spots. The two black spots farthest away from its head are curved and will sometimes connect with the two spots directly above them.

Status

Native

Last Seen

2019

Fun Fact

The Parenthesis Lady Beetle is not found in the southeastern United States or northern Pacific coast.

More Information

You can find more information about Parenthesis Lady Beetles on their iNaturalist Species Account and their Bug Guide info page.

Vermont Distribution

Visit the iNaturalist Observation Map to find out where Parenthesis Lady Beetles have been seen in Vermont.