Xanthogaleruca luteola

Elm Leaf Beetle, Xanthogaleruca luteola
Exotic pest species feeding on introduced Elm trees.
Late February 2013
Franklin
Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola Australia Tasmania  Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola Australia Tasmania

Mid February 2019
Hobart, nipaluna

 

Early March 2014
Hobart, nipaluna

larvae
Early March 2014
Hobart, nipaluna

Damage pattern to leaf.  Larvae skeletonise the leaves between the veins.  Adults make small holes all the way through the leaf.

(a-f)
Mid December 2016
Salmon Ponds, Plenty
Series of Elm Leaf Beetle stages found on a Golden Elm
a) Presumably freshly laid eggs

    

b) Looks like these must be close to hatching

c) Recently hatched larvae

   

d) Empty eggs and the damage from the larvae

e) Early instar larvae

f) Adults