on March 25, 2009; last updated March 25, 2009
Interesting facts about ladybugs
come in many
colors—yellow, orange, brown, and red. Some ladybugs are black with red
spots. Some have no
spots at all.
- They aren’t really bugs at all—they’re beetles. They can also be called lady beetles and
- Over 5,000 different
species of ladybugs
(lady beetles) have
- Farmers love ladybugs
because they eat soft, little insects that kill plants.
- Ladybugs taste
keeps them from
becoming bird food!