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Andromeda lacebug

Observed: 9th July 2013 By: dshubble
Leaf Beetle Recording SchemeSouthampton Natural History Society
Invertebrates expert
stephanitis takeyai1d
Description:

On comfrey rather than its food plant

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Andromeda lacebug (Stephanitis takeyai)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
    ID agreements (): 4 People
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Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Joe Botting's picture

unmistakable

This is not a common find at all, and there's been a bit of a question over how well it has survived the cold winters - please do make sure it gets reported.