The Lettuce Leaf Wanderer

This gallery contains 2 photos. Spotted traveling on a leaf of lettuce. Any guesses as to what this colourful creature is?

Lettuce Leaf Wanderer

If you guessed a ladybug larva (as I did, based on the rotundity and spots), you’re right! Here’s the more familiar adult form wandering up the stalk of a sunflower. Photographed on June 29, 2014, in the back yard.

Ladybug on Sunflower Stalk

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