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Species Pseudorthygia nigritarsis

Pseudorthygia nigritarsis (Jacoby) - Pseudorthygia nigritarsis Possibly Pseudorthygia nigritarsis? - Pseudorthygia nigritarsis Possibly Pseudorthygia nigritarsis? - Pseudorthygia nigritarsis
Classification
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 Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Alticini (Flea Beetles)
No Taxon (Phydanis Genus Group)
Genus Pseudorthygia
Species nigritarsis (Pseudorthygia nigritarsis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Pseudorthygia nigritarsis (Jacoby)
Orig. Comb: Orthygia nigritarsis Jacoby 1891
Numbers
1 sp. n of Mex. (1)
Size
4 mm (BG data)
Identification
of the original six spmns collected, "one of which is of a blood-red colour."
Range
Chisos Mountains, Big Bend National Park, Brewster Co., TX / Mex - Map (1)(2)
Habitat
known from elevations of 6,000-6,200 ft. (Type & BG data)
Season
Aug-Sept (Type & BG data)
Food
Host not reported in Clark et al. (2004)(3)
Remarks
Type Locality: Amula, Guerrero, 6000 ft, Mexico
Print References
Jacoby, M. 1891. Biologia Centrali-Americana: Insecta, Coleoptera. Supplement. Phytophaga (part), 6(1): 285-286.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
3.Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada
Clark et al. 2004. Coleopterists Society, Special Publication no. 2, 476 pp.