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Species Plateumaris germari

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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 Donaciinae (Aquatic Leaf Beetles)
Tribe Plateumarini
Genus Plateumaris
Species germari (Plateumaris germari)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Syn: Donacia dives LeConte 1851
Explanation of Names
Plateumaris germari (Mannerheim 1843)
Identification

View of hind femur; note broad (non-clavate) shape and prominent spine. - comment: Tim Loh 2013
Range
w NA (CA-AK) to NY-NF (1)
Internet References
LeConte's Type - MCZ, Harvard
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.