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Genus Capraita

Flea Beetle - Capraita circumdata Capraita nigrosignata (Schaeffer) - Capraita nigrosignata Capraita circumdata Capraita obsidiana Flea Beetle? - Capraita obsidiana Flea Beetle is as far as I can get...  - Capraita subvittata Capraita circumdata? - Capraita thyamoides - male Oedionychis Genus Group? - Capraita Flea Beetle - Capraita subvittata
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 Alticini (Flea Beetles)
No Taxon (Oedionychis Genus Group)
Genus Capraita
Explanation of Names
Capraita J. Bechyné 1957
Numbers
16 spp. in our area(1), 60 spp. total(2)
Identification
swollen metatarsal claws (also found in Kuschelina)
Range
New World(2)
See Also
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.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.