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Genus Xanthogaleruca

Elm Beetle? - Xanthogaleruca luteola Not a Weevil - Xanthogaleruca luteola Elm Leaf Beetle - Xanthogaleruca luteola Elm Leaf Beetle? - Xanthogaleruca luteola Elm Leaf Beetle. - Xanthogaleruca luteola Beetle at blacklight downtown - Xanthogaleruca luteola Elm leaf beetle - Xanthogaleruca luteola Elm leaf beetle - Xanthogaleruca luteola
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Galerucini
No Taxon (Section Atysites)
Genus Xanthogaleruca
Explanation of Names
Xanthogaleruca Laboissière 1934
A single (adventive) species in our area(1), ? spp. total
Adults yellowish to olive green, with a dark stripe along the edge of each elytron, also an hourglass mark and two spots on the pronotum(2)
Palaearctic genus; one sp. now widespread in NA(1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Field Guide to Beetles of California
Arthur V. Evans and James N. Hogue. 2006. University of California Press.