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False Potato Beetle

Leptinotarsa juncta


The shell is sleek and hard. It's colored in alternating white, tan, and black stripes. It did appear to be winged, though I'm not certain.


This was spotted in the rural south.

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South Carolina, USA

Spotted on May 23, 2014
Submitted on May 23, 2014

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