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Chrysomelidae sp ? - Entomoscelis americana

Chrysomelidae sp ? - Entomoscelis americana
Forbes, St. Louis County, Minnesota, USA
September 14, 2016
Size: 1 cm est.
Found on the top of a goldenrod blossom. It may have been chilled and was sunning to warm-up; also it seemed sluggish.

Moved from ID Request.

Red Turnip?

Red Turnip Beetle
Thank you. I still can't find it in any of the books I own!

Ah! But it's on BugGuide!
All we did was type 'red black' into the search and this was one of the images that popped up!

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