Palophaginae

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Palophaginae
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Megalopodidae
Subfamily: Palophaginae
Kuschel and May, 1990 [1]

Palophaginae is a small beetle subfamily within the family Megalopodidae.[2] It contains four species in three genera:[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Palophaginae". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. 
  2. ^ G. Kuschel & B. M. May (1990). "Palophaginae, a new subfamily for leaf-beetles, feeding as adult and larva on Araucarian pollen in Australia (Coleoptera: Megalopodidae)". Invertebrate Systematics. 665 (6): 697–719. doi:10.1071/IT9890697. 
  3. ^ Megalopodidae Species List at Joel Hallan’s Biology Catalog. Texas A&M University. Retrieved on 15 May 2012.