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unknown beetle - Cryptocephalus venustus

unknown beetle - Cryptocephalus venustus
Sand Lake, Johnson County, Iowa, USA
June 26, 2011
Size: about 5 mm

probably Cryptocephalus venustus Fabricius --det. S.M. Clark
Moved from Cryptocephalus.

a variant of... which sp.? will try to find out
Moved from Leaf Beetles.

Moved from Beetles. Not Gastrophysa though.

Chrysomelidae - leaf beetle
Could be in the Gastrophysa genus, somewhat simuliar to this:

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