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)
No Taxon (Section Atysites)
Species sublineata (Subtropical Tamarisk Beetle)
Explanation of Names
Diorhabda sublineata (Lucas 1849)
native to the Mediterranean & Middle East
used in North America to control Tamarix spp.
The Pan-pacific Entomologist. Distribution of the subtropical tamarisk beetle, Diorhabda sublineata (Lucas, 1849) (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), in Mexico
Contributed by v belov on 20 October, 2012 - 5:31pm Additional contributions by Beatriz Moisset Last updated 20 August, 2016 - 9:54am
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