Leaf of Colocasia gigantea with round holes left by feeding Chrysomelid beetle (Aplosonyx ancora). The beetle bites circular leaf trenches to drain the leaf of its toxic latex prior to consumption. Ha Giang, Vietnam.
- © Chien C. Lee
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Araceae, Arales, Chrysomelidae, Chrysomeloidea, Coleoptera, Cucujiformia, Insecta, Liliopsida, Polyphaga, Southeast Asia, Vietnam, animal, aroid, arthropod, beetle, canal cutting, eat, eating, fauna, feeding, flora, folivore, folivorous, folivory, herbivore, herbivorous, herbivory, insect, invertebrate, leaf, leaf beetle, leaf trenching, leaf-eater, monocot, monocotyledon, plant, tropical, vein cutting
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- Southeast Asia Mainland, Insects, Plants