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Genus Prasocuris

Chrysomelid-Chrysomelinae - Prasocuris boreella Chrysomelid - Prasocuris boreella Leaf beetle in flower - Prasocuris vittata - female Marsh marigold beetle - Prasocuris boreella Watercress bug ID - Prasocuris vittata Prasocuris phellandrii beetle - Prasocuris vittata Unidentified Beetle - Prasocuris vittata
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 Prasocuris
Explanation of Names
Prasocuris Latreille 1802
2 subgenera, with 5 spp. (of which one prob. adventive) in our area(1) and ___ spp. total
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.