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Photo#1538009
alder leaf beetle larvae - Chrysomela

alder leaf beetle larvae - Chrysomela
Milton, Norfolk County, Massachusetts, USA
May 28, 2018
Size: 3.5-6.5 mm
Probably either southern Chrysomela interrupta (not recorded N of RI) or northern C. mainensis (recorded in eastern MA), both of which feed on Alnus (Evans, 2014). Aggregated on erect twigs of 2 m Alnus serrulata, shrub swamp, W side Unquity Bottom. Larger image.

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