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subgenus Allohypericia

leaf beetle from dunes - Chrysolina auripennis Chrysolina auripennis (Say) - Chrysolina auripennis Chrysomelidae - Chrysolina auripennis - male - female Chrysomelidae - Chrysolina auripennis - male - female Chrysolina auripennis (Say) - Chrysolina auripennis What a beauty - Chrysolina auripennis green beetle - Chrysolina auripennis green beetle - Chrysolina auripennis
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 Chrysolina
No Taxon subgenus Allohypericia
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our spp. treated under Pezocrosita Jacobson in(1), but under Allohypericia in(2)
Explanation of Names
Allohypericia J. Bechyné 1950
Numbers
5 spp. in our area(1), 15 total(3)
Range
holarctic: NA & n. Asia(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.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
3.A study on the genus Chrysolina Motsch. 1860, with a checklist of all the described subgenera, species, subspecies, and synonyms
Bieńkowski A.O. 2001. Genus 12: 105-235.