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Species Calligrapha rowena

Calligrapha Beetle - Calligrapha rowena Calligrapha beetle - Calligrapha rowena Calligrapha beetle - Calligrapha rowena Dogwood Calligrapha - Calligrapha rowena Calligrapha - Calligrapha rowena Calligrapha rowena   - Calligrapha rowena Pennsylvania Beetle  - Calligrapha rowena
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 (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Doryphorina
Genus Calligrapha
No Taxon (subgenus Calligrapha)
No Taxon (scalaris group)
Species rowena (Calligrapha rowena)
Explanation of Names
Calligrapha rowena Knab 1909
Identification
Range
ne. NA south to GA west to ON-MN-IA(1)
Food
on Cornus (dogwood)(2)