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Species Paranapiacaba connexa

yellow, red, white beetle - Paranapiacaba connexa Paranapiacaba connexa (J. L. LeConte) - Paranapiacaba connexa Paranapiacaba connexa (J. L. LeConte) - Paranapiacaba connexa Mystery Leaf Beetle - Paranapiacaba connexa Paranapiacaba connexa Paranapiacaba connexa
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 Galerucinae (Skeletonizing Leaf Beetles and Flea Beetles)
Tribe Luperini
Subtribe Diabroticina
No Taxon (Section Diabroticites)
Genus Paranapiacaba
Species connexa (Paranapiacaba connexa)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Paranapiacaba connexa (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Diabrotica connexa LeConte, 1865
Numbers
2 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Identification

Det. M. A. Quinn, 2010
Range
c. TX to Mex - Map (2)(3)(4), most records along Gulf coast
Season
Jan-Nov (5)(GBIF data)
Food
Cucurbitaceae (6)
See Also
Diabrotica adelpha Harold
- OK to Panama
Det. E. G. Riley, 2009
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1865. On the species of Galeruca and allied genera inhabiting North America. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 204-222 pp.
Wilcox, J.A. 1965. A synopsis of the North American Galerucinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Bulletin of the New York State Museum Survey, 400: 1-226.
Internet References
Texas Entomology - Mike Quinn, 2008
Type - MCZ, Harvard
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.Catalog of Leaf Beetles of America North of Mexico
Ed Riley, Shawn Clark, and Terry Seeno. 2003. Coleopterists Society.
3.University of Texas Insect Collection (UTIC)
4.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)
5.Texas A&M University Insect Collection (TAMUIC)
6.Host plants of leaf beetle species occurring in the United States and Canada
Clark et al. 2004. Coleopterists Society, Special Publication no. 2, 476 pp.