cereal leaf beetle, Oulema melanopus  (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) - 5313059

cereal leaf beetle
Oulema melanopus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Descriptor: Adult(s)
Description: Body length is 4.6-5.3 mm. Pronotum, femora, and tibiae (except apices) orange to red-orange. Head, antennae, elytra, ventral surface, tibial apices, and tarsi black. Elytra is black with metallic blue reflections; the intervals between striae with weakly developed fine punctures and transverse grooves; Galien, Berrien Co, Michigan USA. 5.vii. 1967.
Image type: Museum
Image view: Lateral / Side
Image location: Museum Victoria, Melbourne, Australia, Australia

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Country: Australia

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