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Species Longitarsus quadriguttatus

Longitarsus quadriguttatus Longitarsus quadriguttatus
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 Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Alticini (Flea Beetles)
No Taxon (Longitarsus Genus Group)
Genus Longitarsus
Species quadriguttatus (Longitarsus quadriguttatus)
Explanation of Names
Longitarsus quadriguttatus Pontoppidan 1765
native to w. Palaearctic (C Europe to Asia Minor/Caucasus)(1), adventive in NA (BC-AB to...)(2)
Used as biocontrol of Cynoglossum officinale (Hound's-tongue)
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