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Genus Epicauta


Ecology, behavior, and adult anatomy of the Albida Group of the genus Epicauta (Coleoptera, Meloidae).
By Selander, R.B. and J.M. Mathieu.
Illinois biological monographs Vol. 41. University of Illinois Press, Urbana., 1969
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Selander, R.B. and J.M. Mathieu. 1969. Ecology, behavior, and adult anatomy of the Albida Group of the genus Epicauta (Coleoptera, Meloidae). Illinois biological monographs Vol. 41. University of Illinois Press, Urbana.

Further notes on North American Epicauta, with new synonymy (Coleop., Meloidae).
By Werner, F.G.
Psyche 60: 105-113., 1953
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Werner, F.G. 1953. Further notes on North American Epicauta, with new synonymy (Coleop., Meloidae). Psyche 60: 105-113.

A revision of the genus Epicauta in America north of Mexico (Coleoptera, Meloidae)
By Werner F.G.
Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 95: 421-517, 1945

Behavior and taxonomy of the Epicauta maculata group (Coleoptera: Meloidae).
By Pinto, J.D.
The University of California Publications in Entomology 89: 1-111., 1980
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Pinto, J.D. 1980. Behavior and taxonomy of the Epicauta maculata group (Coleoptera: Meloidae). The University of California Publications in Entomology 89: 1-111.

The biology of blister beetles of the vittata group of the genus Epicauta (Coleoptera, Meloidae).
By Adams and Selander
Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, 162(4): 137-266., 1979
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The Vittata Group of the genus Epicauta contains 31 species. Seven of these are confined to North America.

The [N. Amer.] species of the Vittata Group treated in detail in this study are Epicauta vittata, E. occidentalis, E. temexa, E. abadona, E. tamara, E. vitticollis, and E. unilineata.

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Adams, C.L. and R.B. Selander. 1979. The biology of blister beetles of the vittata group of the genus Epicauta (Coleoptera, Meloidae). Bull

The taxonomy of North American Epicauta (Coleoptera: Meloidae) with a revision of the nominate subgenus...
By Pinto J.D.
Univ. Calif. Publ. Entomol. 110: 372 pp., 1991
Full title: The taxonomy of North American Epicauta (Coleoptera: Meloidae) with a revision of the nominate subgenus and a survey of courtship behavior

Distributional and biological notes on recently collected North American Meloidae (Coleoptera).
By Huether, J.P. and M.K. Huether.
Pan-Pacific Entomologist 91(2): 157-167., 2015
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Huether, J.P. and M.K. Huether. 2015. Distributional and biological notes on recently collected North American Meloidae (Coleoptera). Pan-Pacific Entomologist 91(2): 157-167.

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This paper provides distributional and biological notes for 43 species and subspecies of North American Meloidae in the genera Epicauta Dejean, 1834, Eupompha LeConte, 1858, Gnathium Kirby, 1818, Linsleya MacSwain, 1951, Lytta Fabricius, 1775, Meloe Linnaeus, 1758, Nemognatha Illiger, 1807, Pleuropasta Wellman, 1909, Pseudozonitis Dillon, 1952, Pyrota Dejean, 1834, Rhyphonemognatha Enns, 1956, Spastonyx Selander, 1954, and Zonitis Fabricius, 1775.

The Meloidae (Coleoptera) of Texas
By Dillon, Lawrence S.
American Midland Naturalist, Vol. 48, No. 2:330-420, 1952
Dillon, Lawrence S. 1952. The Meloidae (Coleoptera) of Texas. American Midland Naturalist. Vol. 48, No. 2 (Sep., 1952), pp. 330-420