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Subfamily Eumolpinae


A revision of the North American species of Paria Lec.(Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)
By Wilcox, J.A.
New York State Museum and Science Service Bulletin no. 365: 1-45, 1957
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Review of the genus Paria (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) of North America
By Balsbaugh, E.U.
Annals of the Entomological Society of America 63: 453-460., 1970
Abstract here.

A revision of the beetles of the genus Myochrous
By Blake D.H.
Proc. U.S. Natl. Mus. 101: 1-64, 1950

A taxonomic review of the Xanthonia species occurring in Texas (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Eumolpinae)
By Riley, E.G., D.M. Weisman, and M.A. Quinn.
Zootaxa 4668(1): 001–029., 2019
Zootaxa

Riley, E.G., D.M. Weisman, and M.A. Quinn. 2019. A taxonomic review of the Xanthonia species occurring in Texas (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Eumolpinae). Zootaxa 4668(1): 001–029.

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Taxonomy of the Texas representatives of the genus Xanthonia Baly, 1863 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Eumolpinae) is reviewed.

A total of 12 species are recognized in Texas,
including seven that are described as new:

X. hirsuta Weisman
X. marquai Riley & Quinn
X. nitida Weisman

Two new species of Xanthonia (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Eumolpinae) from the southwestern United States
By C. L. Staines and D. M. Weisman
J. New York Entomol. Soc. Vol. 109, No. 3-4: 354-359, 2001
C. L. Staines and D. M. Weisman, Two new species of Xanthonia (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Eumolpinae) from the southwestern United States, J. New York Entomol. Soc. 109(3-4): 354-359, 2001.

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The species of Xanthonia Baly 1863 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Eumolpinae) in North America east of the Mississippi River
By Staines C.L., Weisman D.M.
Proc. Ent. Soc. Wash. 103: 157-183, 2001

A revision of the New World genus Fidia Baly 1863 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Eumolpinae: Adoxini)
By Strother M.S., Staines C.L.
Zootaxa 1798: 100 pp., 2008

Review of the genus Rhabdopterus (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in America north of Mexico
By Schultz, W.T.
Annals of the Entomological Society of America, Vol 70 (6): 968-974, 1977
Abstract here.