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Species Cryptocephalus cerinus

Cryptocephalus c. cerinus B. White  - Cryptocephalus cerinus
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 (Confluentus group)
Species cerinus (Cryptocephalus cerinus)
Explanation of Names
Cryptocephalus cerinus White 1937
cerinus (L). 'yellowish'
Numbers
2 subspp. (1)
Size
Length: 5.5 to 6.0 mm. (2)
Identification
Elytra: Nearly uniformly light orange, punctures dark, intervals four and six sometimes vaguely darker, humerus more or less clouded. (2)
Range
CA-NV, TX (1)
The four specimens examined by white (1968) in the USNM were from California, Nevada, and Texas. (2)
Print References
White, B.E. Three new beetles of the genus Cryptocephalus (Chrysomelidae). Pan-Pacific Entomologist, 13(3): 111-114.
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.A review of the genus Cryptocephalus in America north of Mexico (Chrysomelidae: Coleoptera).
White, R.E. 1968. USNM Bulletin 290. 124 pp.