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Air potato leaf beetle

Lilioceris cheni

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bayucca 8 years ago
Air Potato Leaf Beetle
Lilioceris cheni Air Potato Leaf Beetle - Lilioceris cheni - BugGuide.Net

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okiegirl85 8 years ago

MrsPbio, that's amazing. I've wondered what was eating them. We really need these little guys!

MrsPbio 8 years ago

This teeny tiny, very cute little beetle is our forest HERO in Florida- Eating all the horribly aggressive invasive air potato that strangles everything in its way. And so far that's all it eats.

okiegirl85 8 years ago

Thank you, bayucca!

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Brandon, Florida, USA

Spotted on Jul 27, 2015
Submitted on Aug 6, 2015

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