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Species Bassareus detritus

Bassareus detritus - female Flat face - Bassareus detritus Bassareus detritus case-bearing leaf beetle - Bassareus detritus Bassareus detritus? - Bassareus detritus Bassareus detritus - male Bassareus detritus - female Leaf beetle  - Bassareus detritus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Cryptocephalinae (Case-bearing Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Cryptocephalini
Subtribe Cryptocephalina
Genus Bassareus
Species detritus (Bassareus detritus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Bassareus detritus (Olivier)
Orig. Comb: Cryptocephalus detritus Olivier 1808
The only species in the genus with an opaque pronotum.
eastern coastal states: AL-FL-NY - Map (1)(2)
See Also
Pachybrachis sp.

E.G. Riley, 2011
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)