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Myrrha octodecimguttata, or the 18-spot ladybird, is a type of ladybird recorded in Britain that lives in pine forests and is usually 3.5 to 5 millimetres (0.14 to 0.20 in) in length.They usually live high up in mature Scots Pine but also can live in willow trees. They are marron with 14-18 cream spots, some of these spots may be fused.


They are widespread in England and usually hibernate in cracks in pine bark.

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