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Cornell Lab of Ornithology


Lost Ladybug Project: Los Angeles

The Lost Ladybug Project   

is coordinated in Los Angeles, California by the

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Open the Lost Ladybug: LA website


The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County is partnering with Cornell University's Lost Ladybug Project to find out which ladybugs live in L.A. Can you help us find populations of rare native ladybugs, such as the nine-spotted ladybug, Coccinella novemnotata?

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Topic - Ladybugs, ladybirds, ladybird beetles, beetles

Audience - Los Angeles residents, K-12, families

Location - Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, North America

Goals - research, education


Parent project:

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Leslie Gordon, Living Collections Supervisor email Leslie  


Lila Higgins, Special Project Assistant, Education and Exhibits email Lila  


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