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This spotted cucumber beetle was spotted among goldenrod plants. A pretty little beetle but it is a major pest. It has a yellowish body with 10-15 black spots on its wing cover. Size about 1/4 to 1/2 inch long.
This beetle can be found in southern Canada and the eastern portion of the United States, with a similar species common to the West. This beetle was spotted on a goldenrod plant in a field at Kinder Farm Park in Millersville, Maryland.