Striped Cucumber Beetle
( Acalymma vittatum )


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PHOTO COMMENT

IDENTIFICATION
Identification:Acalymma vittatum
(Fabricius, 1775)
Common Name:Striped Cucumber Beetle
Life Stage:(A) adult

PHYLOGENY

Phylum:Arthropoda
Class:Insecta
Superorder:Holometabola
Order:Coleoptera
Suborder:Polyphaga
Family:Chrysomelidae
Genus:Acalymma
Taxon Code:COL00515
ITIS TSN#:720261

LOCATION DETAILS
Location
Gardens at Lake Merritt, Lakeside Park, 666 Bellevue, Oakland
County:Alameda County
ECI Site#:CA01100110

RECOGNITION

BIOLOGY
Active Period
Mostly: May-Oct (Mar-Nov) (BugGuide data)
Distribution
In California and TX-FL-NS-SK

HABITAT

CREDITS
Photographer
Eddie Dunbar

REFERENCES
  • Integrated Taxonomic Information System TSN#720261


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