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Photo#564758
leaf beetle - Metachroma interruptum

leaf beetle - Metachroma interruptum
Medford, (~25 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
June 18, 2011
Size: 6.0m
a light colored Paria, I assume?

came to UV light

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leaf beetle - Metachroma interruptum leaf beetle - Metachroma interruptum

Moved
Moved from Metachroma.

nah, this one is better... pls try to key it out
Moved from Leaf Beetles.

 
thanks v,
given large size, color, and few Metachroma in the Northeast, this one keys fairly easily. New species for the Guide, and seems to be first web image.

From D&A description of color variation, I'd guess this is a male.

 
sweet!

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