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Green Dock Beetle?

Observed: 6th August 2011 By: hobohobo’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

All beetles on the plant were mating.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Mint Leaf Beetle (Chrysolina herbacea) interacts

Comments

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Mint not dock

Yes, I think the plant was mint with quite a few of these beetles. What is the difference between a Green Dock Beetle and a Mint Leaf Beetle? Do they stick to their own plants? I think there was dock near by.