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Casebearer Beetle - Pachybrachis peccans

Casebearer Beetle - Pachybrachis peccans
Saratoga Springs, Saratoga County, New York, USA
June 4, 2006
Size: 3mm

I think P. peccans is the best fit. See Barney et al's (2013) excellent paper on eastern Canadian Pachys. (They also report that P. peccans is, by far, the most common spp. in E. Can.) (1)


Pachybrachis sp.
Chrysomelid specialists plead ignorance when faced with making identifications in some sections of this group.

Thank you Donald.
Whoops, I did not look at the picture and see that it was not mine.
I assune that mine is the same.

Tom is this the same ?

same tribe
but I'm not sure what genus our beetles are in.

Thanks Tom, at least that gives me some place to put it.

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