flea beetle

(Tribe Alticini)

               
     

flea beetle (Tribe Alticini)

 

   
   
   
   
   
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          Photo by Kelsey

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Sources: 24, 27, 30.


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Taxonomy
Flea beetles were formerly treated as the subfamily Alticnae.


Taxonomy

Order:

Coleoptera (beetles)

 

Suborder:

Polyphaga (water, rove, scarab, longhorn, leaf and snout beetles)

 

Infraorder:

Cucujiformia

 

Superfamily:

Chrysomeloidea (long-horned and leaf beetles)

 

Family:

Chrysomelidae (leaf beetles)

 

Subfamily:

Galerucinae (skeletonizing leaf beetles)

 

Tribe:

Alticini (flea beetles)

 
Subordinate Taxa

flea beetle (Disonycha uniguttata)

 
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Kelsey


I’ve never seen these little guys before. They are mostly on the north side of my property. They are tiny, pinhead size and jump.

  flea beetle (Tribe Alticini)   flea beetle (Tribe Alticini)

       
       
       

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  Flea Beetle
Shrikant Kelkar
 
   
 
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Published on Feb 13, 2017

Shrikant Kelkar's video clip taken at Kalwa, Maharashtra, India in November 2016

Family : Chrysomelidae ; Subfamily : Galerucinae ; Tribe : Alticini

 
     
  Weekend Gardener: Flea Beetles in Fall weather
kxan
 
   
 
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Published on Dec 16, 2012

Tips on getting control of flea beetles in your garden.

 
     
  Flea Beetles
one minute bugs
 
   
 
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Published on Jun 26, 2017

Flea beetle damage to plants such as beans and an apricot tree.

Created May 1, 2015.

 
     

 

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Kelsey
5/30/2019

Location: Mound, MN

I’ve never seen these little guys before. They are mostly on the north side of my property. They are tiny, pinhead size and jump.

flea beetle (Tribe Alticini)


     
     
 

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