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Genus Baliosus

Baliosus nervosus (Panzer) - Baliosus nervosus Basswood Leaf Miner - Baliosus nervosus Basswood Leaf Miner - Baliosus nervosus beetle miner of Quercus velutina - Baliosus nervosus Beetle - Baliosus nervosus Beetle - Baliosus nervosus Basswood Leaf Miner - Baliosus nervosus Cassidinae, Basswood Leaf Miner, dorsal - Baliosus nervosus
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 Baliosus
Explanation of Names
Baliosus Weise 1905
Numbers
4 spp. in our area, ~50 total(1)(2)
Range
neotropical group ranging north to se. Canada(1)(2):
B. nervosus - e. NA (NS-ON-MN-SD to FL-TX-AZ)
B. californicus - AZ-CA-OR
B. ferrugineus - AZ
B. randia - s. TX