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Species Phyllobrotica limbata

Phyllobrotica limbata possible leaf beetle - Phyllobrotica limbata bug - Phyllobrotica limbata 172929 Phyllobrotica - Phyllobrotica limbata 6008018 Phyllobrotica - Phyllobrotica limbata Leaf Beetle - Phyllobrotica? - Phyllobrotica limbata unknown beetle sp. - Phyllobrotica limbata - male - female beetle - Phyllobrotica limbata
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 Luperini
Subtribe Luperina-subtribe
Genus Phyllobrotica
Species limbata (Phyllobrotica limbata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Phyllobrotica limbata (Fabricius)
Orig. Comb: Galleruca limbata Fabricius 1801
Explanation of Names
limb - Latin for 'an edge' (1)
Numbers
17 spp. n. of Mex. (2)
Range
TX-GA-ME-SD / se. CAN (2)
Food
Scutellaria spp. (Lamiaceae) (3)
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
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.