Chrysolina latecincta

Chrysolina latecincta

Observation - Chrysolina latecincta - UK and Ireland. Description: This has a chequered history in Orkney where there are rare and sporadic sightings in very few coastal locations. The web offers little help to exact identity but the preferred name seems to be Chrysolina latecincta not Chrysolina intermedia (depending o

This has a chequered history in Orkney where there are rare and sporadic sightings in very few coastal locations.
The web offers little help to exact identity but the preferred name seems to be Chrysolina latecincta not Chrysolina intermedia (depending on Author!)
See http://www.biol.uni.wroc.pl/cassidae/European%20Chrysomelidae/chrysolina%20latecincta.htm