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What bugs do ladybugs eat?


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August 08, 2014 8:45PM

Soft-bodied arthropods are what ladybugs (Coccinellidae family) eat unless they belong to the few species that instead dine upon fungus and mildew. They particularly enjoy feeding upon such garden pests as aphids, mealybugs, mites, scale, and whiteflies.