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1 Species ID Suggestions

SG in CR
SG in CR 4 years ago
Leaf Beetle
Aslamidium impurum Aslamidiumimpurumhabitus1


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SG in CR
SG in CR 4 years ago

It seems that Aslamidium impurum is pretty variable as far as the markings go. The link provided in the ID suggestion is pretty similar, but I also found references to specimens with nearly no markings and others with more. Specimens 2-4 in this illustration, http://www.sil.si.edu/imagegalaxy/imageG... are variations on the same species (Himatidium impurum is an outdated synonym).

MatthewKritzer
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MatthewKritzer

Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.21, Long: -83.73

Spotted on Nov 7, 2013
Submitted on Nov 9, 2013

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