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Species Calligrapha spiraea

red Calligrapha - Calligrapha spiraea - male - female Beetle - Calligrapha spiraea Chrysomelidae larva - Calligrapha spiraea Chrysomelidae, dorsal - Calligrapha spiraea Calligrapha spiraeae - Calligrapha spiraea Chrysomelidae, lateral - Calligrapha spiraea Calligrapha sp. - Calligrapha spiraea Ninebark Calligraphy Beetle? - Calligrapha spiraea
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 Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Doryphorina
Genus Calligrapha
No Taxon (subgenus Calligrapha)
No Taxon (scalaris group)
Species spiraea (Calligrapha spiraea)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Calligrapha spiraeae
Explanation of Names
Calligrapha spiraea (Say 1826)
Say described the species under this name, but it kept appearing in the literature misspelled as 'spiraeae'. --Jesús Gómez-Zurita
Range
ne. NA to ON-KS-AR-NC(1)
Food
host: Physocarpus (ninebark)(2)