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Genus Glyphuroplata

Glyphuroplata pluto Beetle - Glyphuroplata pluto Hispine on dry grass - Glyphuroplata uniformis St. Andrews leaf miner on Digitaria species SA126 2015 11 - Glyphuroplata pluto St. Andrews leaf miner on Digitaria ciliaris SA544 2016 2 - Glyphuroplata pluto St. Andrews leaf miner on Digitaria ciliaris SA544 2016 3 - Glyphuroplata pluto St. Andrews leaf miner on Digitaria SA591 2016 2 - Glyphuroplata pluto St. Andrews leaf miner on Digitaria ciliaris SA681 2016 1 - Glyphuroplata pluto
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 Cassidinae (Tortoise Beetles and the Hispines)
Tribe Chalepini
Genus Glyphuroplata
Explanation of Names
Glyphuroplata Uhmann 1937
Numbers
4 spp. in the genus, all in our area(1)
Range
e. US to CA in the south and to Costa Rica(1)
Food
on grasses (Poaceae)(1)
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.