Thistle Tortoise Beetle

Cassida rubiginosa

Summary 2

The thistle tortoise beetle, Cassida rubiginosa, is a tortoise beetle, and as such belongs to the leaf beetles. It has a green carapace (despite "Rubiginosus" being latin for "rusty or rust-coloured").

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