Resea 4th Instar Larvae (Center) and an Ovary (Right) of the Multicolored Asian Ladybird Beetle (image) National Institutes of Natural Sciences Share Print E-Mail Caption A 4th instar larvae (center) and an ovary (right) of the multicolored Asian ladybird beetle, Harmonia axyridis. The size of a larva is comparable to that of a grain of rice (left). (Scale = 1mm.) Credit NIBB Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.