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Genus Labidomera

Swamp Milkweed Leaf Beetle - Labidomera clivicollis Swamp Milkweed Leaf Beetle - Labidomera clivicollis Labidomera clivicollis - Swamp Milkweed Leaf Beetle - Labidomera clivicollis Yellow and Black Shelled Beetle - Labidomera clivicollis Labidomera clivicollis Labidomera clivicollis egg to adult cycle (handraised, see full series with notes) - Labidomera clivicollis newly emerged Labidomera clivicollis at 11:38am, emerged 11:06am - Labidomera clivicollis Labidomera clivicollis (handraised) ecloses and crawls to first meal - Labidomera clivicollis
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 Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Doryphorina
Genus Labidomera
Explanation of Names
Labidomera Chevrolat in Dejean 1836
Numbers
A single species in our area, 4 spp. total(1)
Range
s. Canada to C. America(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.