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Subfamily Synetinae

Syneta - Syneta carinata Leaf Beetle - Syneta albida - male Leaf Beetle - Syneta albida - female Unknown beetle - Syneta Western Fruit Beetle ? - Syneta albida gold beetle - side - Syneta Beetle - Syneta Unknown - Syneta
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 Synetinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as a tribe in Eumolpinae in(1)
Explanation of Names
Synetinae LeConte & Horn 1883
2 genera, with 9 spp. in our area and 11 spp. total(1)
holarctic; all but 2 spp. of Syneta in our area(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.