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Tortoise beetle

Eugenysa Martae

Description:

Clearly a tortoise beetle but I can not find a species. It is very distinctive with the red markings but a search of tortoise beetles has not found any similar ones. The photo describes it better than any words.

Habitat:

Forest area at around 1250 m in northern Peru.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Muckpuk
Muckpuk 2 years ago
Tortoise Leaf Beetle
Eugenysa Martae ResearchGate


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2 Comments

Les Catchick
Les Catchick 2 years ago

Thank you.
Certainly nearer than anything I found.
I never know how much variety a species might have.

Les Catchick
Spotted by
Les Catchick

San Martín, Peru

Spotted on Sep 22, 2018
Submitted on Jan 4, 2020

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