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Species Cryptocephalus falli

Cryptocephalus falli Schöller - Cryptocephalus falli Cryptocephalus falli Schöller - Cryptocephalus falli 070812Beetle1 - Cryptocephalus falli 092812Beetle1 - Cryptocephalus falli 102712Beetle3 - Cryptocephalus falli beetle - Cryptocephalus falli beetle - Cryptocephalus falli Unknown Beetle - Cryptocephalus falli
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 Cryptocephalini
Subtribe Cryptocephalina
Genus Cryptocephalus
No Taxon (Tinctus group)
Species falli (Cryptocephalus falli)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cryptocephalus falli Schöller, 2002 is a replacement name for Cryptocephalus ochraceus Fall, 1932
Size
Length: 4.6 to 5.1 mm (1)
Identification
Elytra: Dull creamy yellow but with striae, humerus, and irregular lateral spots reddish. (1)
Range
Endemic to FL (2)
Food
Unk. per Clark et al. (2004) (3)
Remarks
Type Locality: Dunedin, Pinellas Co., Florida
See Also
- TX-LA-MO-OK
Cryptocephalus implacidus R. White
Dets. E. G. Riley 1983
TEXAS: Brazos Co. - all spmns
Print References
Fall, H.C. 1932. New Species of Cryptocephalus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Psyche 39: 21-25. (4)
Schöller, M. 2002. Taxonomy of Cryptocephalus Geoffroy: what do we know? (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cryptocephalinae). Mitteilungen internationaler entomologischer Verein 27(1-2): 59-76. (5)
Works Cited
1.A review of the genus Cryptocephalus in America north of Mexico (Chrysomelidae: Coleoptera).
White, R.E. 1968. USNM Bulletin 290. 124 pp.
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.
4.New Species of Cryptocephalus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
H. C. Fall. 1932. Psyche 39: 21-25.
5.Taxonomy of Cryptocephalus Geoffroy: what do we know? (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cryptocephalinae).
M. Schöller. 2002. Mitteilungen internationaler entomologischer Verein 27(1-2): 59-76.