Acalymma albidovittata

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Acalymma albidovittata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Chrysomelidae
Subfamily: Galerucinae
Tribe: Luperini
Genus: Acalymma
Species: A. albidovittata
Binomial name
Acalymma albidovittata

The cucumber beetle (Acalymma albidovittata) is a beetle of the family Chrysomelidae and a serious pest of cucurbit crops in subtropical and tropical South America.[1]


  1. ^ S. Toepfer; T. Haye; M. Erlandson; M. Goettel; J.G. Lundgren; R.G. Kleespies; D.C. Weber; G. Cabrera Walsh; A. Peters; R.-U. Ehlers; H. Strasser; D. Moore; S. Keller; S. Vidal; U. Kuhlmann. "A review of the natural enemies of beetles in the subtribe Diabroticina (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae): implications for sustainable pest management" (PDF). Biocontrol Science and Technology, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2009, 1-65. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-21.