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Cereal Leaf Beetle

Oulema melanopus

Description:

Tiny beetle, 1cm or less in body length. Emerald green back, little shiney. straight across at the shoulders. red head. Black legs, black eyes, black antennae.

Habitat:

Seen just hanging out in the native woodland reserve along the road to Katavi.

Notes:

cute! (but apparently very destructive)

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MudWiggle
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MudWiggle

Spotted on Jan 3, 2016
Submitted on Jan 16, 2016

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