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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

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Genus Fidia

Beetle - Fidia viticida beetle - Fidia viticida Fidia texana Schaeffer - Fidia texana Beetle - Fidia viticida Beetle - Fidia beetle  - Fidia Leaf beetle - Fidia Fidia viticida - Grape Rootworm - Fidia viticida
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 Adoxini
No Taxon (Section Leprotites)
Genus Fidia
Explanation of Names
Fidia Baly 1863
10 spp. in our area, 24 spp. total(1)
e. US to AZ / Mex. to C. Amer. (1)
mostly Jun-Jul (BG data)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the New World genus Fidia Baly 1863 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Eumolpinae: Adoxini)
Strother M.S., Staines C.L. 2008. Zootaxa 1798: 100 pp.