Forest Pests of North America
Native and Non-native insects, diseases, and weeds of urban, managed, and natural forests


larger elm leaf beetle
Monocesta coryli (Say, 1824)

Resources

  • Featured Creatures - Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Division of Plant Industry and University of Florida


Representative Images(View more at Forestry Images)

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larger elm leaf beetle
Monocesta coryli
Adult(s)
Gerald J. Lenhard
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larger elm leaf beetle
Monocesta coryli
Adult(s)
Gerald J. Lenhard
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larger elm leaf beetle
Monocesta coryli
Larva(e)
Gerald J. Lenhard
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larger elm leaf beetle
Monocesta coryli
Larva(e)
Gerald J. Lenhard
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larger elm leaf beetle
Monocesta coryli
Damage
Gerald J. Lenhard


Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Chrysomeloidea
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Chrysomelidae
Subfamily: Galerucinae
Tribe: Galerucini
Genus: Monocesta

Other System Links

ITIS: 720168
NPDN Pest: INAMCKA



References

Common Name Reference: Bosik, J. J. Common Names of Insects and Related Organisms 1997. Lanham, MD: Entomological Society of America (ESA), 1997. 232 pp.
Scientific Name Reference: R.W. Poole and P. Gentili, Nomina Insecta Nearctica. 1996. Nomina insecta nearctica: a checklist of the insects of North America. Vol. 1-4. Rockville (MD): Entomological Information Services. Available at URL: http://www.nearctica.com/nomina/main.htm