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Potato flea beetle
Epitrix cucumeris

  • Shallow pits and small, irregular holes are present giving leaves a "shot hole" appearance
  • Plants may become wilted
  • Adults are very small (1/16 - 1/8 inch long), black, and can jump
  • Present throughout growing season
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