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Species Diabrotica adelpha - Festive Diabrotica

Festive Diabrotica - Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha Harold - Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha Harold 1875 - Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha Harold 1875 - Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha Diabrotica adelpha
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 Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Luperini
Subtribe Diabroticina
No Taxon (Section Diabroticites)
Genus Diabrotica
Species adelpha (Festive Diabrotica)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Syn: Diabrotica tibialis Jacoby 1887
Explanation of Names
Diabrotica adelpha Harold 1875
Size
5.8-7.4 mm(1)
Identification
Typical form: - less commonly:
Range
OK to Panama(2)(3)(4)(1)
Season
May-Dec (BG data)
See Also
- Range: c. & w. TX to Mex.
Paranapiacaba connexa (LeConte)
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2010
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Derunkov et al. (2013) Diabrotica ID: Identification of Diabrotica species (Col.: Chrysomelidae) from North and Central America
2.Insects of Western North America: Survey of Selected Arthropod Taxa of Fort Sill, Comanche County, Oklahoma.
Kondratieff, B.C. et al. 2004. C.P. Gillette Museum of Arthropod Diversity, Colorado State University, Fort Collins.
3.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
4.An Illustrated Inventory of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Lick Creek Park, College Station, Texas
Edward G. Riley. 2013. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.