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Species Lytta cyanipennis - Green Blister Beetle

Unidentified Beetles - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta 01b - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta cyanipennis? 03 - Lytta cyanipennis beetle  - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta 7-28-11 01a - Lytta cyanipennis Beetle on lupine, was mating - Lytta cyanipennis Lytta sp.? - Lytta cyanipennis 0743 - Lytta cyanipennis
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 Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
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.