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Species Chlamisus foveolatus

Warty Leaf Beetle - Chlamisus foveolatus Beetle - Chlamisus foveolatus Beetle - Chlamisus foveolatus
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 Fulcidacini (Warty Leaf Beetles)
Genus Chlamisus (Cloaked Warty Leaf Beetles)
Species foveolatus (Chlamisus foveolatus)
Explanation of Names
Chlamisus foveolatus (Knoch)
Orig. Comb: Chlamys foveolatus Knoch, 1801
Numbers
8 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
2.8-3.2 mm long
Identification
Elytra and pronotum black, legs, antennae, clypeus, and frons orange.
Range
e US (TX-FL-RI-IL) (all other spp. restricted to southwest) (1)
Food
Poison Ivy, Oaks (2)
Print References
Balsbaugh, Leaf Beetles of Alabama, pp. 57, 59 (3)
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.
3.The leaf beetles of Alabama
Edward Balsbaugh and Kirby Hays. 1972. Agricultural Experiment Station, Auburn University.