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Genus Anisosticta

UID BEETLE - Anisosticta bitriangularis black and white lady beetle - Anisosticta bitriangularis Marsh Lady Beetle - Anisosticta bitriangularis Marsh Lady Beetle in New Brunswick, dorsal - Anisosticta bitriangularis Marsh Lady Beetle - Anisosticta bitriangularis Anisosticta bitriangularis Coccinellidae? - Anisosticta borealis Marsh Lady Beetle - Anisosticta bitriangularis
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 Coccinelloidea
No Taxon (Coccinellid group)
Family Coccinellidae (Lady Beetles)
Subfamily Coccinellinae
Genus Anisosticta
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
First described in 1837 by Pierre François Marie Auguste Dejean
Numbers
2 spp. in our area(1)
Range
boreal, south to NJ and CA(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.