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subgenus Donacia

Beetle - Donacia Donacia piscatrix Donacia hypoleuca Lacordaire - Donacia hypoleuca Donacia edentata Schaeffer - Donacia edentata Donacia texana Crotch - Donacia texana leaf beetle - Donacia leaf beetle - Donacia Beetle - Donacia proxima
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 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.