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Species Saxinis knausii

Saxinis knausii Schaeffer - Saxinis knausii Chrysomelidae -? - Saxinis knausii Saxinis knausii Schaeffer - Saxinis knausii Saxinis knausii Schaeffer - Saxinis knausii Saxinis knausii Schaeffer - Saxinis knausii
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 Cryptocephalinae (Case-bearing Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Clytrini
Subtribe Babiina
Genus Saxinis
Species knausii (Saxinis knausii)
Explanation of Names
Saxinis knausii Schaeffer 1906
patronym honors Warren Knaus (1858-1937)
(not: knausi)
Numbers
10 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
4 mm (Schaeffer 1906)
Range
sc US (AZ-TX-MO-CO) (1)
Life Cycle
Asso. w/ legumes (Fabaceae) (2)
Remarks
Type Locality: Belvedere, Kansas (Schaeffer, 1906)
Print References
Schaeffer, C. 1906. On new and known genera and species of the family Chrysomelidae. Brooklyn Institute Museum Science Bulletin 1(9): 221-253. (Full Text)
Internet References
Type Info - Smithsonian
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.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.