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Genus Calligrapha

Calligrapha multipunctata Beetle [Calligrapha? californica?? coreopsivora???] ID Request - Calligrapha californica Calligrapha - Calligrapha philadelphica chrysomelidae - Calligrapha bidenticola Help finding out what these cuties are - Calligrapha sigmoidea - male - female Calligrapha philadelphica Beetle - Calligrapha multipunctata Beetle ID [=Calligrapha? bidenticola??] ID Request - Calligrapha bidenticola
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 Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Doryphorina
Genus Calligrapha
Explanation of Names
Calligrapha Chevrolat in Dejean 1836
Numbers
38 spp. and sspp. in 4 subgenera in our area, >80 total(1), 30 in Canada
Identification
Key to species of Atlantic Canada in(2)
Range
throughout NA to Argentina(3)
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.
2.A key to Calligrapha species of Atlantic Canada
3.New distribution records and biogeography of Calligrapha species in North America (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Chrysomelinae)
Gómez-Zurita J. 2005. Canadian Field-Naturalist 119: 88-100.