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The convergent lady beetle has a semi-hemispherical shape and a tannish/reddish coloring speckled with black dots. H. convergens has short legs and 3 distinct segments in the hind tarsi. Both of these characteristics distinguish them from other beetles. Their topside is round and almost completely covers the head, while the underside is flat.
Other Physical Features: ectothermic ; heterothermic ; bilateral symmetry