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Photo#14048
leaf beetle - Calligrapha philadelphica

leaf beetle - Calligrapha philadelphica
Longmeadow, Massachusetts, USA
September 2, 2004
National Audubon Society Field Guide to Insects and Spiders (1) plate 182 looks exactly like this beetle, and the description on page 603 fits. It also matches the picture in this site, Natural Resourses of Canada.

C. philadelphica
EGRiley agrees with your det...

Mike Quinn, Austin

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