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Genus Coscinoptera

hunchbacked leaf beetle - Coscinoptera aeneipennis Casebearer - Coscinoptera aeneipennis Ragweed Leaf Beetle - Coscinoptera aeneipennis mini fuzzy, pale gray, white and black bug - Coscinoptera aeneipennis Coscinoptera aeneipennis (LeConte) - Coscinoptera aeneipennis Coscinoptera aeneipennis Casebearer - Coscinoptera aeneipennis Coscinoptera aeneipennis? - Coscinoptera aeneipennis
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Cryptocephalinae (Case-bearing Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Clytrini
Subtribe Megalostomina
Genus Coscinoptera
Explanation of Names
Coscinoptera Lacordaire 1848
A single species in our area, 18 spp. total(1)
neotropical group ranging into sw. US (to CA-so.KS-AR)(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.