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ladybird

any of various small brightly coloured beetles of the family Coccinellidae, such as Adalia bipunctata (two-spotted ladybird), which has red elytra marked with black spots
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Well-Loved Tales: Stories from a Ladybird Childhood is based on a series of 27 books, which began in 1964 with the publication of Cinderella.
DISEASE-CARRYING ladybirds have been invading homes in Merseyside - with claims that they even 'dropped from the ceiling into someone's food'.
While they don't yet know if the fungus is harmful, the UK Ladybird Survey says it is possible that the disease affects the lifespan or the number of eggs a female can produce over her lifespan.
It's not yet known if the fungus is harmful, but the UK Ladybird Survey says the disease could affect the lifespan or the number of eggs a female can produce.
the Harlequin Ladybird invasion has started again!" The creepy-crawlies have been seen clustering together in a bid to bed down for witner.
It seems that ladybird season is now well underway in the UK - the tiny red insects have descended on homes everywhere.
ONE little ladybird will be embarking on a big adventure this Easter in the colourful new production of What The Ladybird Heard.
It would be difficult to beat such an imaginative book for 3-5 year olds, choosing a ubiquitous animal as the ladybird and illustrating it in all its beautiful colours and spots.
Our first introduction is probably as schoolchildren, reading the Ladybird books.