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Genus Zygogramma

beetle - Zygogramma signatipennis Zygogramma - Zygogramma piceicollis Calligraphy beetle - Zygogramma conjuncta Sunflower Beetle - Zygogramma exclamationis Zygogramma continua (LeConte) - Zygogramma continua Zygogramma heterothecae - male - female Disrupted Ragweed Leaf Beetle - Zygogramma disrupta Zygogramma continua
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 Zygogramma
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
according to the recent work of Jesús Gómez-Zurita, all North American species of “Zygogramma” should be spp. of Calligrapha (Shawn Clark, 2018 pers. comm. to MAQ),(1)
Explanation of Names
Zygogramma Chevrolat in Dejean 1836
Numbers
13 spp. in our area (all in the subg. Zygospila Achard 1923), ~100 spp. total(2)
Range
New World; in our area, primarily western(2)
Print References
Montelongo, T. and J. Gómez‐Zurita. 2014. Multilocus molecular systematics and evolution in time and space of Calligrapha (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Chrysomelinae). Zoologica Scripta 43(6): 605-628. (1)
Works Cited
1.Multilocus molecular systematics and evolution in time and space of Calligrapha (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae, Chrysomelinae).
Montelongo, T. and J. Gómez‐Zurita. 2014. Zoologica Scripta 43(6): 605-628.
2.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.