September 01, 2013

More Six Legged Things

 Does anyone know what kind of beetles these are? Take a good look, just in case there aren't enough macro photos..! These things were all over my raspberry leaves and the leaves of my zucchini plants, presumably munch on their leaves. Boo. 

I've never seen them fly and they don't seem to move when I wiggle the leaf that it's on. They'll use their legs for balance and if I flick the leaf (cause I'm mean like that) it just flops helplessly to the ground.

...are these even beetles?












 Love their duo-chrome exoskeletons.
 I just wish they'd go away and not mate on the leaves of bushes like they are doing as of lately! 


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    1. From now on, whenever I post photos of insects and things, know that I post them for you. <3

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