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Species Pyrota discoidea

Pyrota discoidea LeConte - Pyrota discoidea Pyrota discoidea LeConte - Pyrota discoidea Pyrota discoidea LeConte - Pyrota discoidea Meloidae - Pyrota discoidea
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 Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Meloinae
Genus Pyrota
Species discoidea (Pyrota discoidea)
Explanation of Names
Pyrota discoidea LeConte 1853
Size
6.5-11 mm(1)
Identification
pale head, legs and scutellum(1)
Range
KS-TX - Map (1)(2)
Season
Apr-Aug(1)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.The Meloidae (Coleoptera) of Texas
Dillon, Lawrence S. 1952. American Midland Naturalist, Vol. 48, No. 2:330-420.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)