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Species Pachybrachis bloxham

Pachybrachis bloxham Riley and Barney - Pachybrachis bloxham - male Pachybrachis bloxham Riley and Barney - Pachybrachis bloxham - male Pachybrachis bloxham Riley and Barney - Pachybrachis bloxham - male Pachybrachis bloxham Riley and Barney - Pachybrachis bloxham - male Pachybrachis bloxham Riley and Barney - Pachybrachis bloxham - male
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 Cryptocephalinae (Case-bearing Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Cryptocephalini
Subtribe Pachybrachina
Genus Pachybrachis (Scriptured Leaf Beetles)
No Taxon (Striped Pachys)
Species bloxham (Pachybrachis bloxham)
Explanation of Names
Pachybrachis bloxham Riley and Barney, 2015
named for the type locality
Size
Length 2.4–3.1 mm (1)
Identification
intact lateral line (plus location) most diagnostic feature (1)

PARATYPE
Range
all known records from a small area of the Florida panhandle (1)
Leon Co., Bloxham, hwy. 20
Liberty Co., 2 mi N Sumatra
Habitat
both known localities described as a mesic pineland and an open boggy field (1)
Food
No known plant associations (1)
Remarks
Only 15 specimens were conclusively determined by Riley and Barney (2015) as P. bloxham (1)
Print References
Riley, E.G. and R.J. Barney. 2015. Definition and revision of the viduatus species-group of North American Pachybrachis Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cryptocephalinae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 69(1): 25–59. (1)
Works Cited
1.Definition and revision of the viduatus species-group of North American Pachybrachis Chevrolat (Chrysomelidae: Cryptocephalinae)
Riley, E.G. and R.J. Barney. 2015. The Coleopterists Bulletin 69(1): 25–59.