Leaf Beetle from the Philippines

orange aphid
Location: Philippines
November 26, 2011 9:11 am
hi. your site really sure help people who are interested with all forms of insects that’s why i will try my luck for posting here.
we have this project in school where we are going to identify and classify the insects we see on our surroundings and take a photo of it. so that’s it… i found this cute little aphid in our backyard and i don’t have any clue on what is it. so there i hope you can help me with this. thank you and stay good. =)
Signature: bev

Leaf Beetle

Hi Bev,
This is not an Aphid, but rather, it is a Leaf Beetle in the family Chrysomelidae.  Though we were unable to identify the species, we did locate a similar photo from the Philippines on Project Noah.

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