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Genus Zeugophora

Chrysomelid - Zeugophora abnormis beetle - Zeugophora puberula Zeugophora varians Crotch - Zeugophora varians Cleridae - Zeugophora Megalopodid Leaf Beetle - Zeugophora Zeugophora scutellaris? - Zeugophora Zeugophora - Zeugophora varians Zeugophora - Zeugophora varians
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 (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Megalopodidae (Megalopodid Leaf Beetles)
Genus Zeugophora
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
needs revision(1)
Explanation of Names
Zeugophora Kunze 1818
Numbers
9 spp., incl. one adventive, in our area (all Zeugophora s.str.), ~55 spp. in 2 subgenera worldwide(1)
Range
mostly Old World; in the New World, only nearctic(1)
Food
hosts: in NA, Salicaceae (willows, poplars)(1); leaf mines (in UK)(2)
Remarks
the sole member of the subfamily Zeugophorinae Bøving & Craighead 1931
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.British leafminers