Leaf Beetle

Subject: Beetle Identification by photo
Location: Westmoreland, NY. USA
May 12, 2016 8:46 am
Hi! I was gardening in Central New York last Saturday (May 7th) and had a visit from a small gold and black spotted beetle I hadn’t come across before. I am including a photo to help with identification
Signature: Kodi Sylvester

Leaf Beetle
Leaf Beetle

Dear Kodi,
Your Leaf Beetle is in the genus Calligrapha but we are not sure of the species.

Thank you so much for your research. I appreciate your time and expertise. And on a fun note, I am a calligrapher as another of my hobbies besides gardening, so how appropriate that this beetle should find me!

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