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Species Oulema collaris

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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 Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Criocerinae
Tribe Lemini
Genus Oulema
No Taxon (subgenus Hapsidolemoides)
Species collaris (Oulema collaris)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oulema collaris (Say)
Orig. Comb: Lema collaris Say 1824
Numbers
17 spp. n. of Mex. (1 immigrant) (1)
Identification
note black head, coarse elytral punctuation

Dets. E. G. Riley, 2009
Range
e. US (TX-FL-NJ-SD) (1)
Food
Commelinaceae, primarily spiderwort - Tradescantia spp. (2)
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.