Elm leaf beetle: Pyrrhalta maculicollis

I found lots of these elm leaf beetles today — probably 20 or more. I hope that doesn’t mean the local elm trees are in trouble…

Pyrrhalta maculicollisPyrrhalta maculicollis

Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae (leaf beetles)
Pyrrhalta maculicollis
Elm leaf beetle = nire-hamushi

Location: Munakata Common (map)

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