Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Zygogramma continua

unkn beetle - Zygogramma continua Zygogramma continua (LeConte) - Zygogramma continua Leaf Beetle - Zygogramma continua Zygogramma continua Zygogramma continua Zygogramma continua (LeConte) - Zygogramma continua Zygogramma continua (LeConte) - Zygogramma continua Zygogramma continua
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 Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Doryphorina
Genus Zygogramma
Species continua (Zygogramma continua)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Zygogramma continua (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Chrysomela continua J. L. LeConte 1868
Numbers
13 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
sw US (AZ-TX-CO-UT) / AB / Mex (2)
Season
Jul-Oct (BG data)
Food
Gymnolomia multiflora (Asteraceae) (3)
Remarks
Type Locality: NM
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1868. New Coleoptera collected on the survey for the extension of the Union Pacific railway, E.D. from Kansas to Fort Craig, New Mexico. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 2: 49-64.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
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.
2.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
3.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.