Ladybugs are Invertebrates belonging to Kingdom Animalia and are part of the phylum Arthropoda. Their Class is Insecta. They belong to the order of Coleoptera,( beetles), of course. There are about 150 species of ladybugs in North America.What does a ladybug look like?
Adult ladybugs are round with a semi-circle shape. They have short legs and antennae, and tiny heads. Most ladybugs are red or orange with black dots, but whether there are dots – and how many – varies from one species to the next. Some species even have black coloring and red dots.