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Species Glyptina nivalis

Glyptina nivalis Horn - Glyptina nivalis - female Glyptina nivalis Horn - Glyptina nivalis Glyptina nivalis Horn - Glyptina nivalis
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 Alticini (Flea Beetles)
No Taxon (Longitarsus Genus Group)
Genus Glyptina
Species nivalis (Glyptina nivalis)
Explanation of Names
Glyptina nivalis Horn 1889
Numbers
15 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
AZ to w.TX-OK-CO / Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Season
Jul-Aug (BG data)
Food
Euphorbia spp. (Euphorbiaceae) (3)
Remarks
uncommon (2)
Print References
Horn, G.H. 1889. A synopsis of the Halticini of boreal America. Transactions of the American Entomological. Society 16: 163-320.
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.