About the size and shape of a sunflower nutmeat, an elm leaf beetle is a feeble creature in my experience, breaking at any touch.
The lily leaf beetle is an invasive species that dines on and destroys ornamental lily plants.
Cereal leaf beetle populations were large, but damage was difficult to determine.
They determined that feeding by the soybean leaf beetle was the primary culprit.
British Dictionary definitions for leaf beetle
any of a large family of beetles (Chrysomelidae) that includes more than 25,000 species, mostly leaf feeders and mostly brightly coloured, with a metallic sheen. It includes the notorious Colorado beetle, the bloody-nosed beetle and the flea beetles (Phyllotreta species) which attack young cabbage plants