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Re: potato bugs...(ugh)

On Tue, 10 Apr 2001, George Schave wrote:

> i cant seem to find a picture of a potato bug to show my kids(project
> for school) and i dont know the clinical name for this insect...could
> u send a picture of one if possible? thx Susan

I think the clinical name of this bug is 'Colorado potato beetle' or
'Leptinotarsa decemlineata' (from latin: decem = 10 and lineata = stripe),
and the French name is 'Doryphore'.

Pictures : http://res2.agr.ca/london/pmrc/english/report/beetle.html

[Offtopic? Since when potato bugs are offtopic on debian-devel? ;-]

 Linux : c'est free mais c'est pas grave.

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