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Species Cotalpa consobrina

Goldsmith Beetle - Cotalpa consobrina Cotalpa sp. - Cotalpa consobrina Cotalpa consobrina? - Cotalpa consobrina Cotalpa consobrina? - Cotalpa consobrina Cotalpa consobrina? - Cotalpa consobrina Male, Cotalpa consobrina - Cotalpa consobrina - male Male, Cotalpa consobrina - Cotalpa consobrina - male Male, Cotalpa consobrina - Cotalpa consobrina - male
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)
Superfamily Scarabaeoidea (Scarab, Stag and Bess Beetles)
Family Scarabaeidae (Scarab Beetles)
Subfamily Rutelinae (Shining Leaf Chafers)
Tribe Rutelini
Genus Cotalpa
Species consobrina (Cotalpa consobrina)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cotalpa consobrina Horn, 1871
Explanation of Names
Latin con- with, plus sobrinus cousin (1)
Numbers
6 Nearctic spp. (2)
Size
19-20 mm (BG data)
Range
AZ to sw. NM / nw. Mex. - Map (3)
Season
Jul-Aug (BG data)
Remarks
Type Locality: Fort Whipple, Arizona
Print References
Young R.M. (2002) A new Cotalpa Burmeister taken on post oak in eastern Texas with notes and a key to species in the genus (Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae). Coleopterists Bulletin 56(4): 473-479. (4)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
4.A new Cotalpa Burmeister taken on post oak in eastern Texas with notes and a key to spp. in the genus (Scarabaeidae: Rutelinae).
Young R.M. 2002. Coleopterists Bulletin 56(4): 473-479.