9 spp. in our area, 12 total(1)
oblong oval, varying from yellow brown to deep brownish or black, conspicuously pubescent, the hairs often in part erectish.
See Blake (1943) for key to spp.
so. Canada (transcontinental) to C. America; absent from WA-CA(1)
Blake D.H. (1943) The generic position of Hypolampsis pilosa
(Illiger) and some related new species (Coleoptera: Halticidae). Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 45: 207-221. Full text
Balsbaugh E.U., Kirk V.M. (1968) Distributional and ecological notes on Distigmoptera and Pseudolampsis with a description of a new species of Distigmoptera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). J. Kans. Ent. Soc. 41: 243–247.