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subgenus Donacia

Small Beetle - Donacia Donacia piscatrix? - Donacia hypoleuca Aquatic Leaf Beetle - Donacia cincticornis Aquatic Leaf Beetle - Donacia cincticornis Donacia edentata Schaeffer - Donacia edentata Donacia texana Crotch - Donacia texana Donacia texana Crotch - Donacia texana Donacia hypoleuca - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Donaciinae (Aquatic Leaf Beetles)
Genus Donacia
No Taxon subgenus Donacia
10 spp. in our area, 15 spp. total(1)
in our area, eastern, with 1 sp. ranging to the west coast (BC-CA)(1)
hosts: dicotyledons (Brasenia, Nuphar, Nymphaea)(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.