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Genus Graphops

Graphops sp.? - Graphops curtipennis Graphops Beetle - Graphops curtipennis leaf beetle - Graphops Eumolpinae...Graphops? - Graphops Anthribinae ? - Graphops Graphops?  from grassland pitfall trap - Graphops Primrose Beetle - Graphops
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 Eumolpinae
Tribe Typophorini
Genus Graphops
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
used to be treated in Adoxini(1)
Explanation of Names
Graphops LeConte 1884
19 spp. total, all in our area(1)
Most spp. appear to have limited flight capabilities(1)
member of the section Scelodontites Chapuis 1874
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.