Spotless Ladybug (Cycloneda polita)

Order: Coleoptera (ko-lee-OP-ter-a) (Info)
Family: Coccinellidae (kok-sin-EL-li-dee) (Info)
Genus: Cycloneda
Species: polita

Regional

This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Reseda, California
New Port Richey, Florida
Westchester, Illinois
Cole Camp, Missouri
Henderson, Nevada
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
Austin, Texas
Irving, Texas
Mont Belvieu, Texas
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Positive

On Aug 3, 2006, palmbob from Acton, CA (Zone 8b) wrote:

This is a good bug, in that it eats 'bad' bugs (aphids, scale, etc.). I see them in the yard now and then and wish there were more of them. Look just like a 'regular' ladybug except no spots and ornamental white/black markings just below the head.