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Pennsylvania Flea Beetle - Disonycha pensylvanica

Pennsylvania Flea Beetle - Disonycha pensylvanica
Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
February 25, 2017
Not sure what this is, found it on a weed by a waterway. The two other images of this beetle I found on the net describe it as a Striped Cucumber beetle, but it doesn't really resemble one. The stripe markings are way different and the pronotum is differently colored and shaped.

"extra stripes"
are blunt elytral costae, typical for females of Pennsylvania Flea Beetle (and some other genus members, but not D.uniguttata)

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Moved from ID Request.

Yours has more stripes than this

but guess it is at least a close relative

 
I Could be wrong but...
...those "extra" stripes look like glare to me. FWIW, I think you are correct.

 
Thanks
Thanks for the ID. Looks like it still has the same amount of stripes as the one linked. Actually, after researching their habitat and jumping behavior it makes sense this is what I came across. I saw one a few months back, got a few photos before it leaped off the branch, never to be seen again. :) This one just sat there and let me take 25 pictures. Thanks for the positive ID.

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