Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Pseudoluperus maculicollis

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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 Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Luperini
Subtribe Luperina-subtribe
No Taxon (Section Scelidites)
Genus Pseudoluperus
Species maculicollis (Pseudoluperus maculicollis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Luperus maculicollis J. L. Leconte 1884
Explanation of Names
maculicollis - spot necked
Numbers
10 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
CA / Mex. (1)
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.