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Species Chalepus walshii

Net-winged Beetle? - Chalepus walshii beetle - Chalepus walshii Hispinae - Chalepus walshii Chalepus walshii? - Chalepus walshii C. w. walshii - Chalepus walshii Chalepus walshii Chalepus walshii Chalepus walshii
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 Cassidinae (Tortoise Beetles and the Hispines)
Tribe Chalepini
Genus Chalepus
Species walshii (Chalepus walshii)
Explanation of Names
Chalepus walshii (Crotch 1873)
Numbers
2 sspp., both in our area
Range
C. w. walshii ME-MN to WV-KS, C. w. sayi NE-CO to TX-AZ(1)
Food
Associated with Poaceae(2)
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada
Clark et al. 2004. Coleopterists Society, Special Publication no. 2, 476 pp.