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Species Lytta cyanipennis - Green Blister Beetle

Lytta 01b - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta cyanipennis? 02 - Lytta cyanipennis - female Lytta 7-28-11 01a - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta 7-28-11 02a - Lytta cyanipennis Blue-Body Green-head metallic beetle - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta sp.? - Lytta cyanipennis Green Blister Beetle pair - Lytta cyanipennis - male - female Lytta cyanipennis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Tenebrionoidea
Family Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Meloinae
Genus Lytta
No Taxon (Subgenus Poreopasta)
No Taxon (Moerens Group)
No Taxon (Cyanipennis Subgroup)
Species cyanipennis (Green Blister Beetle)
Explanation of Names
Lytta cyanipennis (LeConte 1851)
Size
8-20 mm(1)
Range
so.BC-n.CA to WY-UT(1)
Season
24.iii—18.viii(1)
Works Cited
1.Bionomics, systematics and phylogeny of Lytta, a genus of blister beetles (Coleoptera: Meloidae).
Selander, R.B. 1960. Illinois Biological Monographs, No. 28, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL.