Distribution maps updated - 30th November 2009

Harlequin ladybird news

Harlequin Ladybird found at Tesco store in Lisburn

A specimen of the harlequin ladybird has been found in a consignment of celery hearts from Cambridgeshire on sale at Tesco’s store, Lisburn (6 November 2007).

   Be vigilant!  This pest could be coming to a store near you!!  Please inform us if you see anything resembling the insect in imported vegetables or other goods!

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