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Species Lema nigrovittata

Yellow Beetle - Lema nigrovittata Lema daturaphila or trivittata? - Lema nigrovittata - male - female Lema daturaphila or trivittata? - Lema nigrovittata - male - female Lema daturaphila or trivittata? - Lema nigrovittata - male - female
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 Criocerinae
Tribe Lemini
Genus Lema
No Taxon (striped species)
Species nigrovittata (Lema nigrovittata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lema nigrovittata (Guérin-Méneville)
Orig. Comb: Crioceris nigrovittata Guérin-Méneville 1844
Syn: Lema notativentris Schaeffer 1919(1920)
Numbers
15 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
5.5 mm (Schaeffer 1920)
Identification
note black head

Det. E. G. Riley, 2012
Range
sw US (CA-TX-KS-UT) / Mex. (1)
Food
Recorded from var. Solanaceae (2)
Print References
Schaeffer, C. 1919(1920). Synonymical and other notes on some species of the family Chrysomelidae and descriptions of new species. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 27: 307-340. (Full Text)
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.