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Species Epicauta cupraeola

Epicauta sp. - Epicauta cupraeola - female Epicauta sp. - Epicauta cupraeola - male Blister Beetle - Epicauta cupraeola Dorsal Epicauta Shot - Epicauta cupraeola Epicauta cupraeola (Dugès) - Epicauta cupraeola Brown Blister Beetle - Epicauta rileyi. ? - Epicauta cupraeola Epicauta sp - Epicauta cupraeola Epicauta - Epicauta cupraeola
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 Tenebrionoidea (Fungus, Bark, Darkling and Blister Beetles)
Family Meloidae (Blister Beetles)
Subfamily Meloinae
Tribe Epicautini
Genus Epicauta
No Taxon (subgenus Epicauta)
No Taxon (Cupraeola Group)
Species cupraeola (Epicauta cupraeola)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Epicauta cupraeola (Dugès)
Orig. Comb: Cantharis cupraeola Duges 1869
se AZ to C. Amer. - Map (GBIF)
July-Aug (BG data)