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Flea Beetle


Tiny Flea Beetle of about 2 mm in length. The elytra are maroon-brown and the head and thorax are orange. These little beetles can reach very large populations and skeletonize entire bushes. The hind femora are enlarged for jumping. Family Chrysomelidae.


Chorreadero Waterfall Park, Chiapa de Corzo, Chiapas, Mexico.

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Chiapas, Mexico

Lat: 16.75, Long: -92.97

Spotted on Jan 11, 2019
Submitted on Mar 20, 2019

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