Saw this ladybug in the edible garden section of the NHM Nature Gardens.
Pretty sure this is a multi-colored Asian Ladybug (Harmonia axyridis). Seen in the edible garden section of the Nature Gardens at NHM.
Saw this ladybug pupae on some rosemary in the edible garden section of the Nature Gardens at NHM.
Found under a log.
Angeles National Forest, on the Buckhart Trail
Cucujoidea is a superfamily of beetles. They include many fungus beetles, as well as lady beetles ("ladybugs" or "ladybirds"). Also included are a diversity of lineages of "bark beetles" unrelated to the "true" bark beetles (Scolytinae), which are weevils (superfamily Curculionidea).