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Genus Agroiconota

Tortoise Beetle - Agroiconota bivittata - male - female Agroiconota bivittata? - Agroiconota bivittata Agroiconota bivittata? - Agroiconota bivittata Agroiconota bivittata? - Agroiconota bivittata Agroiconota bivittata Agroiconota bivittata Tiny Beetle - Blepherida or relative? - Agroiconota bivittata Beetle - Agroiconota bivittata
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 (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Cassidinae (Tortoise Beetles and the Hispines)
Tribe Cassidini (Tortoise Beetles)
Genus Agroiconota
Explanation of Names
Agroiconota Spaeth 1913
Numbers
a single species in our area(1), 25 spp. total(2)
Range
Neotropics (most spp. in S. America), with one sp. ranging into e. US(1)
Season
May-Sept (BG data)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Cassidinae of the world - an interactive manual (by Lech Borowiec and Jolanta Świętojańska)