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Mylabrina Group

Yellow-crescent Blister Beetle - Pyrota insulata Meloid - Pyrota palpalis - - Pyrota palpalis Pyrota deceptiva Selander - Pyrota deceptiva Pyrota sinuata Pyrota on wall - Pyrota palpalis - male Pyrota perversa Dillon - Pyrota perversa Meloidae? - Pyrota insulata
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 Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Meloinae
Genus Pyrota
No Taxon Mylabrina Group
Numbers
11 spp., all in our area(1)
Range
US (mostly southwest) & Mexico(1)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the genus Pyrota. I. The Mylabrina Group (Coleoptera: Meloidae)
Selander R.B. 1982. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 55: 665-717.