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subgenus Epicauta

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 Tenebrionoidea - Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles
Family Meloidae - Blister Beetles
Subfamily Meloinae
Tribe Epicautini
Genus Epicauta
No Taxon subgenus Epicauta

No Taxon Caviceps Group
No Taxon Cinerea Group
No Taxon Maculata Group
No Taxon Sericans Group
No Taxon Vittata Group
Species alphonsii - Epicauta alphonsii
Species brunnea - Epicauta brunnea
Species cinctipennis - Epicauta cinctipennis
Species conferta - Epicauta conferta
Species corvina - Epicauta corvina
Species costata - Epicauta costata
Species cupraeola - Epicauta cupraeola
Species nigritarsis - Epicauta nigritarsis
Species parvula - Epicauta parvula
Species straba - Epicauta straba
Species stuarti - Epicauta stuarti
Species tenebrosa - Epicauta tenebrosa
Species tricostata - Epicauta tricostata
No Taxon apache or jeffersi