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Weird bugs in my Geiger - Physonota calochroma

Weird bugs in my Geiger - Physonota calochroma
Cutler Bay, Miami Dade County, Florida, USA
April 20, 2009
Size: less than 1/2 inch

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I FOUND IT
I FOUND IT! Of course it's called the Geiger Tortoise Beetle and this is it's larvae stage. Apparently they are not harmful to the tree. Only causing unattractive leaves. Thanks for anyone that tried! (and my smart friend Susy) ~Angie~

 
Wait
until you see the living adults. Pictures do not do them justice.

 
Yes, worth waiting for!

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