This species shows a certain variability of spots on the elytra with a maximum of 16 often grouped together. The two marginal ones are the most consistent. In spite of its scientific name, the four-spot variant is not the most common.
It feeds on aphids dependent on conifers
The species lives in pine groves on Pinus, Picea or Abies.
Harmonia quadripunctata (Pontoppidan, 1763)