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small green and orange bug - Gastrophysa polygoni

small green and orange bug - Gastrophysa polygoni
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
June 1, 2010
Size: maximum 5 mm
I know this image is not best quality it was really hard to capture these little guys I say max 5 mm but I believe them to be a bit smaller. They were on the ground and I think they are trying to reproduce on the pic. My first impression they were small beetles, I just can't find any beetles looking like this. The antennas resemble the beetles antennas, the legs are much different so I am confused as to what it is.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Gastrophysa polygoni
(1)
supercommon in Europe, less so in NA

 
Oh my goodness thank you, so
Oh my goodness thank you, so it is a sort of beetle I was not crazy LOL Thank you so much : )

ugh jk.
:)

 
LOL I know not too cute. Goo
LOL I know not too cute. Good luck in school hope you stop the potatoe virus spread by aphids I really despise those little guys they attack my flowers : (

 
Well at least I had the right family :-P
I was just thinking a different genus :)

Aphids suck, pun intended :) I hope I can get em under control!

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