The Ladybird story

United States, 1957

Film
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The discovery of the Vedalia ladybird beetle in Australia, in 1885; how it benefits humans in controlling harmful pests; exported to America where an entire industry was threatened by the cottony-cushion scale. Life cycle of scale and beetle shown in closeup.

Credits

producer

Pat Dowling

production company

Pat Dowling Pictures

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Colour

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