These are Seven-spotted Lady Beetles feeding on aphids. If you look closely at the enlargements you can see the tiny aphids on the Dandelions in various places.

Seven-spotted Lady Beetle - Dandelion

Seven-spotted Lady Beetle - Dandelion

Seven-spotted Lady Beetle - Dandelion

Observation Details

County Dallas
City Garland
Date May 13, 2013
Time of Day Morning
Temperature Warm (70-89°F/21-32°C)
Weather Partly Cloudy
Habitat Water-Lake
Type of Behavior Feeding
Gender Uncertain
Maturity Adult
Observer Chris Jackson
Main Article Seven-spotted Lady Beetle Observation Location