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Species Plagiodera arizonae

Plagiodera arizonae - male - female Beetle - Plagiodera arizonae unknown beetle - Plagiodera arizonae Skeletonizer Larvae on Willow - Plagiodera arizonae Chrysomelid - Plagiodera arizonae Plagiodera arizonae Crotch - Plagiodera arizonae Black/orange beetle - Plagiodera arizonae Plagiodera arizonae
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 Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Chrysomelina
Genus Plagiodera
Species arizonae (Plagiodera arizonae)
Explanation of Names
Plagiodera arizonae Crotch 1873
4 spp. (in 3 subgenera) n. of Mex. (1)
5 mm (BG data)

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2013
sw US (AZ-TX-CO-NV) / Mex. (1)
Mar-Oct (BG data)
Willow - Salix (Salicaceae) (2)
Print References
Crotch, G.R. 1873. Materials for the study of the Phytophaga of the United States. Proc. Acad. Nat. Scien. Philadelphia. 25: 19-83.
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.