Thricolema

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Thricolema
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Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Chrysomelidae
Subfamily: Synetinae
Genus: Thricolema
Crotch, 1874 [1]
Species:
T. anomala
Binomial name
Thricolema anomala
Crotch, 1874 [1]

Thricolema is a genus of leaf beetles in the subfamily Synetinae. It contains only one species, Thricolema anomala, known from the western United States. It is distributed from the state of Colorado to the state of Oregon. The body of an adult is elongated and fibrous. Adults are associated with Calocedrus decurrens .

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References

  1. 1 2 Crotch, G. R. (1874). "Descriptions of New Species of Coleoptera from the Pacifie Coast of the United States". Transactions of the American Entomological Society . 5: 73–80. JSTOR   25076288.