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subgenus Phaedon

Dark purplish Chrysomelid? - Phaedon purpureus Chrysomelid  - Phaedon purpureus Chryso 1 - Phaedon armoraciae Phaedon cyanescens Stål - Phaedon cyanescens Phaedon viridis F. E. Melsheimer - Phaedon viridis Beautiful Blue, Chrysolina? - Phaedon oviformis Beetle - Phaedon laevigatus - female Beetle - Phaedon laevigatus
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 Chrysomelinae
Tribe Chrysomelini
Subtribe Chrysomelina
Genus Phaedon
No Taxon subgenus Phaedon
Numbers
7 spp. in our area(1)
Range
holarctic & neotropical; most of NA(1)
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.