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Genus Stenopodius

Stenopodius texanus Schaeffer - Stenopodius texanus Stenopodius flavidus? - Stenopodius Stenopodius sp. - Stenopodius flavidus Small Green Beetle (?) - New Mexico - Stenopodius Stenopodius texanus? - Stenopodius Stenopodius lateralis Stenopodius lateralis Stenopodius? - Stenopodius
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 Stenopodius
Explanation of Names
Stenopodius Horn 1883
'narrow-footed'
Numbers
7 spp., all in our area(1)
Identification
difficult to impossible to ID to species even with specimen in hand (E.G. Riley, pers. comm.)
Range
Most restricted to sw. US, but S. lateralis ranges from Mexico to AB-SK(1)
Food
Malvaceae, mostly Sphaeralcea(1)