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Physonota alutacea

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  1. Sorry, Minor, physonota is not enough for a species identification, it is not specific enough. Great photo though! Posted 8 months ago
    1. Could it be Physonota alutacea? Looks very similar. Minor, do you know the host plant? Posted 8 months ago
      1. Awesome! That looks like a solid match:
        https://bugguide.net/node/view/85025
        Posted 8 months ago
        1. It sure does! Minor, feel free to add the ID: Physonota alutacea Posted 8 months ago, modified 8 months ago
  2. Thank you all of you for your help!
    Posted 8 months ago

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''Physonota alutacea'', the wild olive tortoise beetle, is a species of leaf beetle in the family Chrysomelidae. It is found in Central America, North America, and South America.

Similar species: Beetles
Species identified by Minor Torres
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By Minor Torres

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Uploaded Jun 10, 2019. Captured Dec 27, 2013 11:35.
  • Canon EOS 50D
  • f/9.0
  • 1/197s
  • ISO160
  • 55mm