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Chrysolina grossa  (Fabricius, 1792)
Taxonomical Classification:  Animalia / Arthropoda / Insecta / Coleoptera / Chrysomelidae
Red Leaf Beetle     Żabella hamra
Further Information:
Found in few numbers on wild vegetation, namely on the Mediterranean thyme. Measures around 1cm, and possess red, shiny, spotless hind wings. Rather common.






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