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Photo#436907
Striped Cucumber Beetle - Acalymma vittatum

Striped Cucumber Beetle - Acalymma vittatum
Floyd Bennett Field, Kings County, New York, USA
August 2, 2010
Size: 5 mm +/-
Reminds me of the Western Corn Rootworn, but would like confirmation.
These were common inside the flowers of squash.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Acalymma vittatum
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Thanks. Surprisingly, I had
Thanks. Surprisingly, I had not seen this before (and I go to FBF a lot), and all of a sudden there's a whole batch of them.
I always see a couple of Ailanthus Webworm Moths when I go out, and today I saw 43 on one bush........

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