Leaf beetles

Went for a walk through the fields and found literally hundreds of these dark metallic blue leaf beetles (hamushi) on the plants growing beside the stream. It’s obviously a common species.

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Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae (leaf beetles): Fleutiauxia armata (kuwa-hamushi)
[identification to be confirmed]

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