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Species Bromius obscurus - Western Grape Rootworm

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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 Eumolpinae
Tribe Adoxini
Genus Bromius
Species obscurus (Western Grape Rootworm)
Explanation of Names
Bromius obscura (Linnaeus 1758)
Size
Adult: 4mm,
larva: 7mm.
Range
Europe, Asia, North America.
Season
May-Aug (BG data)
Food
Grapes, fireweed, roses. Considered native.
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