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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Ophraella cribrata

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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 (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Galerucini
No Taxon (Section Schematizites)
Genus Ophraella
Species cribrata (Ophraella cribrata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ophraella cribrata (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Galeruca cribrata LeConte 1865
Range
NB-AB-OR south to GA-CO(1)(2)
Food
Hosts: Solidago spp. (Asteraceae)(3)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.New Coleoptera records from New Brunswick, Canada: Megalopodidae and Chrysomelidae
Webster R.P., Lesage L., Demerchant I. 2012. Zookeys 179: 321-348.
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.