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Species Chlamisus quadrilobatus

Chlamisus quadrilobatus (Schaeffer) - Chlamisus quadrilobatus Chlamisus quadrilobatus (Schaeffer) - Chlamisus quadrilobatus Chlamisus quadrilobatus (Schaeffer) - Chlamisus quadrilobatus Chlamisus quadrilobatus (Schaeffer) - Chlamisus quadrilobatus
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 quadrilobatus (Chlamisus quadrilobatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Chlamisus quadrilobatus (Schaeffer)
Orig. Comb: Boloschesis quadrilobata Schaeffer, 1926
Size
3 mm (Schaeffer, 1926)
Identification
"...color dark cupreous, antennae, labrum, tarsi and tibiae in about apical half reddish."

"...readily known from the other cupreous North American Boloschesis by the coloration of the tibiae and tarsi and the different sculpture of prothorax." (Schaeffer, 1926)
Range
sc US (KS-TX-LA) / Mex. to C. Amer. (1)
Food
recorded from five plant families (2)
Remarks
Type Locality: San Antonio, Texas, coll'ed by Hubbard & Schwarz
See Also
per Schaeffer (1926), similar to Neochlamisus tuberculatus (Klug) - Range: se US (1)
Print References
Schaeffer, C. 1926. New species of Boloschesis (=Chamys) with notes on known species (Coleoptera; Chrysomelidae; Fulcidacinae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 28(8): 181-187. (Full Text)
Internet References
Type Info - Smithsonian
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.