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Species Scelida nigricornis

Chryso - Scelida nigricornis Scelida nigricornis (Jacoby) - Scelida nigricornis - female Scelida nigricornis (Jacoby) - Scelida nigricornis Luperini? - Scelida nigricornis Scelida nigricornis? - Scelida nigricornis Scelida nigricornis? - Scelida nigricornis Scelida nigricornis? - Scelida nigricornis Scelida nigricornis? - Scelida nigricornis
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
No Taxon (Section Scelidites)
Genus Scelida
Species nigricornis (Scelida nigricornis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Scelida nigricornis (Jacoby)
Orig. Comb: Cneorane nigricornis Jacoby, 1888
Syn: Scelida mimula Wilcox
Numbers
2 spp. n. of Mex. (1) (both spp. only in AZ in US)
Range
AZ / Mex. (1)
Season
Jul-Aug (BG data)
Food
Genus not treated in Clark et al. 2004 (2)
See Also
somewhat similar to:

Parchicola iris (Olivier) - occurs in AZ
Works Cited
1.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
2.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.