Knotweed Leaf Beetle

This species is being considered in other countries as a biological control agent for Japanese knotweed.

Gallerucida bifasciataGallerucida bifasciata

Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae
Gallerucida bifasciata
Knotweed leaf beetle = itadori-hamushi

Location: Fields near Genkai New Town (Google map)

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