Ribbon Pumpkin - I used silver thumbtacks on the top and bottom to hold the ribbon in place. The hot glue wasn't doing it. I tied a ribbon around the top and used hot glue to adjust the ribbon over the thumbtacks.
In this coccinellid the black spots are so large that they meet and leave only patches of yellow as spots. In some species the black is so extensive as to form the background to small coloured spots. In some species either type of pattern occurs