Native lady bug species

Asked June 6, 2020, 9:04 AM EDT

What lady bug species is native to south east Michigan and likes to eat red spider mites?

Washtenaw County Michigan

1 Response

I'm not aware of any lady beetles that specialize on mites. The following resource on Lady Bugs of Ohio is applicable to SE MI and will help you identify lady bugs that may appear on your property. https://ohioline.osu.edu/factsheet/ENT-45