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Section Scelidites

Beetle on Yucca whipplei - Pseudoluperus maculicollis Shiny green-tinted beetle - Scelolyperus Chrysomelidae - Synetocephalus Beetle on Plum flower - Scelolyperus Dogbane Beetle - Scelolyperus lecontii chrysomelid - Triarius melanolomatus Small black and yellow beetle - Synetocephalus Scelolyperus lecontii
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 Luperini
Subtribe Luperina-subtribe
No Taxon Section Scelidites
Explanation of Names
Scelidites Chapuis 1875