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Photo#643521
Golden Tortoise Beetle - Charidotella sexpunctata

Golden Tortoise Beetle - Charidotella sexpunctata
Wellsboro, Tioga County, Pennsylvania, USA
May 18, 2012
Size: 1/8"
Found this cute little guy on a Sweet Potato Vine in the evening today. Series shows the clear showing red with 6 spots when first caught. As he calmed down the metallic gold reappeared which first caught our eye.