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Bishop Barnabee : a curious nickname for the bug

Posted by Kate (EXETER, United Kingdom) on 26 July 2014 in Animal & Insect.

Other Ladybirds names around the world:

Nyckelpiga - Our Lady's Key-Maid (Scandinavian)

Marienkafer - Mary's Beetle (German)

Bozhia Korovka - God's Little Cow (Russian)

Vaquilla de Dios - Cow of God (Spanish)

Bete a bon Dieu - literally Animal of the Good God (France)

Panasonic DMC-G3 1/1000 second F/3.2 ISO 160 93 mm (35mm equiv.)