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Genus Tricholochmaea

Leaf Beetle - Tricholochmaea Netsitting Beetle - Tricholochmaea Galerucini? - Tricholochmaea leaf beetle - Tricholochmaea Leaf Beetle - Tricholochmaea rufosanguinea Beetle - Tricholochmaea punctipennis Tricholochmaea decora (Say) - Tricholochmaea decora Tiny Coleopteran - Tricholochmaea
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 Galerucini
No Taxon (Section Atysites)
Genus Tricholochmaea
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
sometimes treated as a subgenus of Pyrrhalta
Explanation of Names
Tricholochmaea Laboissière 1932
Greek τριχο (combining form of thrix θριξ 'hair') + Lochmaea, the name of a related genus
ca. 13 spp. in our area(1)
Holarctic and Indonesia(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.