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Epicauta (Epicauta)  Dejean, 1834
Taxonomic Serial No.: 731367

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumEcdysozoa   
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                            SuperorderHolometabola   
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderCucujiformia Lameere, 1938  
                                        SuperfamilyTenebrionoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyMeloidae Gyllenhal, 1810 – blister beetles  
                                              SubfamilyMeloinae Gyllenhal, 1810  
                                                 TribeEpicautini Denier, 1935  
                                                    GenusEpicauta Dejean, 1834  
                                                       SubgenusEpicauta (Epicauta) Dejean, 1834  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta abadona Skinner, 1904  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta abeona Pinto, 1980  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta afoveata Werner, 1949  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta albolineata (Dugès, 1877)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta alphonsii Horn, 1874  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta andersoni Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta apache Pinto, 1980  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta aspera Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta atrata (Fabricius, 1775)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta atropos Pinto, 1991  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta basimacula (Haag-Rutenberg, 1880)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta batesii Horn, 1875  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta bispinosa Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta brunnea Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta callosa LeConte, 1866  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta candidata Champion, 1892  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta cardui (Dugès, 1869)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta carmelita (Haag-Rutenberg, 1880)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta castadiva Pinto, 1991  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta caustica Rojas, 1857  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta caviceps Horn, 1873  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta cazieri Dillon, 1952  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta cicatrix Werner, 1951  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta cinctipennis (Chevrolat, 1834)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta cinerea (Forster, 1771)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta conferta (Say, 1824)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta corvina (LeConte, 1858)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta corybantica Pinto, 1991  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta costata (LeConte, 1854)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta crassitarsis Maydell, 1935  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta cupraeola (Dugès, 1869)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta curvicornis (Haag-Rutenberg, 1880)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta delicata Mathieu, 1983  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta diana Pinto, 1991  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta diversipubescens Maydell, 1934  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta emarginata Champion, 1892  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta ennsi Werner, 1957  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta excavatifrons Maydell, 1934  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta fallax Horn, 1885  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta ferruginea (Say, 1824)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta flobcina Pinto, 1991  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta floridensis Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta fortis Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta funebris Horn, 1873  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta heterodera Horn, 1891  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta horni Champion, 1892  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta hubbelli Werner, 1973  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta impressifrons Van Dyke, 1928  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta insueta Werner, 1955  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta jeffersi Pinto, 1980  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta jimenezi Dugès, 1889  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta kansana Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta laevicornis Werner, 1973  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta leucocoma Champion, 1892  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta maculata (Say, 1823)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta magnomaculata Martin, 1932  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta major Pic, 1924  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta mexicana (Dugès, 1889)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta mixta Dugès, 1889  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta modesta (Haag-Rutenberg, 1880)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta montara Ballmer, 1980  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta nigerrima (Dugès, 1870)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta nigritarsis (LeConte, 1853)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta normalis Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta obesa (Chevrolat, 1835)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta occidentalis Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta occipitalis Werner, 1949  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta ocellata (Dugès, 1870)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta oregona Horn, 1875  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta pardalis LeConte, 1866  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta parvula (Haldeman, 1852)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta pedalis LeConte, 1866  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta pensylvanica (De Geer, 1775)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta phoenix Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta proscripta Pinto, 1980  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta pruinosa LeConte, 1866  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta puncticollis Mannerheim, 1843  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta punctipennis Werner, 1944  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta rehni Maydell, 1934  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta rileyi Horn, 1874  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta rufipennis (Chevrolat, 1834)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta sanguinicollis (LeConte, 1853)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta senilis Werner, 1949  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta sericans LeConte, 1866  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta singularis Champion, 1892  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta straba Horn, 1891  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta strigosa (Gyllenhal, 1817)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta stuarti LeConte, 1868  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta subatra Dugès, 1889  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta tamara Adams and Selander, 1979  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta tarasca Pinto, 1991  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta temexa Adams and Selander, 1979  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta tenebrosa Werner, 1949  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta teresa Mathieu, 1983  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta tricostata (Werner, 1943)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta unilineata Champion, 1892  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta ventralis Werner, 1945  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta vittata (Fabricius, 1775) – old-fashioned potato beetle, méloé rayé, striped blister beetle 
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta vitticollis (Haag-Rutenberg, 1880)  
                                                          SpeciesEpicauta wheeleri Horn, 1873  
       

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Pinto, John D.   
  Publication Date: 1991   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Taxonomy of North American Epicauta (Coleoptera: Meloidae), with a Revision of the Nominate Subgenus and a Survey of Courtship Behavior   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: University of California Publications in Entomology, vol. 110   
  Page(s): x + 372   
  Publisher: University of California Press   
  Publication Place: Berkeley, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-520-09764-5   
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  Reference for: Epicauta (Epicauta)   
       

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