A ladybug tattoo is thought to be a symbol of good luck and good fortune. It’s also thought to represent good weather for farmers in some countries. Additionally, in Sweden it is thought to be helpful for individuals who are looking for love to find the right soulmate. A ladybug is classified as being part of the beetle family and can range from being .8- .18 mm in length. This insect is typically recognized with ease and there are colorful ones that may be orange, scarlet or yellow and will usually have black spots on the hard shell. It’s estimated that there are 5,000 species of this insect worldwide.