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Leaf beetle

Stilodes belti


Chrysomelidae beetle, though it has Calligrapha type markings, it may belong to another genus.


Strong resemblance to the specimen identified as Leptinotarsa belti in Biologia Centrali-Americana, vol VI, pt 1, tab 13, #18. This reference is more than 100 years old, and the nomenclature has evolved with time. I haven't been able to track down what the modern name of this species may be.

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bayucca 7 years ago
Leaf Beetle
Stilodes belti

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HarumKoh 7 years ago

I very like this beetle. :-)

Thanks, bayucca.

bayucca 7 years ago

Must ge this one, I did not found another similar one. Name might still be the same depending on the source, Leptinotarsa belti or Stilodes belti.
This link is no longer active, so I just add the corresponding search link. I did not found any other reference.

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago


Costa Rica

Spotted on Apr 11, 2013
Submitted on Apr 12, 2013

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