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Species Ophraella sexvittata

Leaf Beetle - Ophraella sexvittata - female Little leaf beetle outbreak - Ophraella sexvittata Leaf Beetle - Ophraella sexvittata Ophraella - Ophraella sexvittata Ophraella - Ophraella sexvittata Striped beetles mating - Ophraella sexvittata - male - female beetle - Ophraella sexvittata Leaf Beetle - Ophraella sexvittata
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 Galerucini
No Taxon (Section Schematizites)
Genus Ophraella
Species sexvittata (Ophraella sexvittata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Galeruca sexvittata Leconte 1865
Range
TX-FL-MD-MO (1)
Food
Hosts are goldenrod spp. - Solidago spp. (Asteraceae) (2)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1865. On the species of Galeruca and allied genera inhabiting North America. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Science of Philadelphia, 17: 204-222.
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.Host Plants of Leaf Beetle Species Occuring in the United States and Canada
Clark et al. 2004. Coleopterists Society, Special Publication no. 2, 476 pp.