What bug is this?

Asked June 7, 2020, 9:39 PM EDT

Found on the underside of my tomato plant leaves. What are they? Good or bad?

Baltimore County Maryland

1 Response

This is a juvenile ladybug (lady beetle), a good predator of plant pests and considered beneficial in the garden.
https://extension.umd.edu/hgic/topics/predators-ladybird-beetles-ladybugs

Miri