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Species Systena sexnotata

Systena sexnotata Fall - Systena sexnotata
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 Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Alticini (Flea Beetles)
Genus Systena
Species sexnotata (Systena sexnotata)
Explanation of Names
Systena sexnotata Fall, 1910
Size
Length 4.8-5.5 mm (per 5 spmns seen by Fall, 1910)
Range
c. and w. TX - Map (1)(2)(3)
Food
walnut family (Juglandaceae) (2)
Remarks
Type: Alpine, Texas (Wickham)
Print References
Fall, H.C. 1910. Miscellaneous notes and descriptions of North American Coleoptera. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 36(2): 89-197. (4)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada
Clark et al. 2004. Coleopterists Society, Special Publication no. 2, 476 pp.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
4.Miscellaneous notes and descriptions of North American Coleoptera.
Fall, H.C. 1910. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 36(2): 89-197.