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Genus Lexiphanes

Tiny Chrysomelidae on Seep Willow (Baccharis sp) - Lexiphanes guerini black and red Chrysomelid? - Lexiphanes guerini Chrysomelid 2 - Lexiphanes guerini Chrysomelidae, head - Lexiphanes saponatus  Beetle - Lexiphanes saponatus  Beetle - Lexiphanes saponatus Lexiphanes mexicanus (Jacoby) - Lexiphanes mexicanus - male Lexiphanes mexicanus? - Lexiphanes - male - female
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 Cryptocephalinae (Case-bearing Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Cryptocephalini
Genus Lexiphanes
Explanation of Names
Lexiphanes Gistel 1848
Numbers
6 spp. in our area(1)
Range
e. NA and sw. US into Mexico(1)
Remarks
our only representative of the tribe Monachulina Leng 1920
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.