14-spot Ladybird

Common Name 14-spot Ladybird
Scientific Name Propylea 14-punctata
Family Ladybirds and Carpet Beetles
Interest
2
Description A small, variable species of ladybird, common but not often seen. 
Read about this species in my Nature Diary blog:
Date Sort ascending Title Link to Article Edit
08-05-13 14-spot Ladybird (Propylea 14-punctata)
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This map shows the distribution of the species based on my records:

Millhams Mead Local Nature Reserve

BCP Council, Local Nature Reserve
3

Hatch Pond Local Nature Reserve

BCP Council, Local Nature Reserve
2

Wareham Common - West

Open Access, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Tadnoll Nature Reserve

Dorset Wildlife Trust, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Carey

Open Access
5

Stoborough Heath National Nature Reserve

National Nature Reserve, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Holton Lee

Other Conservation Organisation, Site of Scientific Interest
5

Priory Meadows and Redcliffe

These are the National Vegetation Classification codes associated with this species:
NVC Codes Description Phase 1 Categories Description
The number of records for each month for this species; it gives an idea of the best time to see it (although for plants this does not necessarily mean it was in flower):
Month No of Records
06: June 1
10: October 1
These are the sites where I have found this species:
Site Notes Record Date Report Date
Carey Present
Hatch Pond Local Nature Reserve

Present

10-10-12
Holton Lee Several
Millhams Mead Local Nature Reserve

Present

25-06-13
Our Garden In the garden
Priory Meadows and Redcliffe Present
Stoborough Heath National Nature Reserve Present
Tadnoll Nature Reserve Present
Wareham Common - West Present