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Species Dysphenges penrosei

Possible Dysph enges - Dysphenges penrosei Possible Dysph enges - Dysphenges penrosei Dysphenges penrosei Gilbert & Riley - Dysphenges penrosei - female
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Chrysomelidae (Leaf Beetles)
Subfamily Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Alticini (Flea Beetles)
No Taxon (Glenidion Genus Group)
Genus Dysphenges
Species penrosei (Dysphenges penrosei)
Explanation of Names
Dysphenges penrosei Gilbert & Riley 2012
specific name honors Richard L. (Dick) Penrose (1)
Size
Length 2.05–2.85 mm (1)
Identification

PARATYPE
Range
se AZ (Cochise, Pima, Pinal and Santa Cruz Counties) (1)
Food
most specimens taken on a low-growing species of Mimosa (Fabaceae) (1)
Remarks
Type Locality: ARIZONA: Cochise Co.: Sunnyside Cyn., VII-9-86, A. J. Gilbert.