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Genus Miraces

Miraces modesta (Horn) - Miraces modesta Miraces aeneipennis Jacoby - Miraces aeneipennis Miraces aeneipennis Jacoby - Miraces aeneipennis Miraces aeneipennis Jacoby - Miraces aeneipennis Miraces placida Miraces placida
Classification
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 Coelomerites)
Genus Miraces
Explanation of Names
Miraces Jacoby 1888
Numbers
3 spp. in our area, 7 total(1)
Range
so. US (FL, TX, AZ) to C. America & W. Indies(1)
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.