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Adult Ladybugs or Ladybird Beetles, Coccinellidae sp., massing on a boulder at high altitude in the southwest. Ladybugs are beneficial insects in insect pest management with voracious appetites feeding primarily on harmful agricultural insect pests like aphids.  There are over 5,000 species of ladybugs worldwide.
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