Explanation of Names
Systena Chevrolat in Dejean 1836
19 spp. in our area, ~90 total(1)
New World, mostly the Neotropics; in our area, throughout the US and so. Canada(1)
Smith, E.H. 1970. Taxonomic revision of the genus Systena Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Alticinae). Unpublished M.S. Thesis, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana. 178 pp.