Taxon profile


Diabrotica virgifera LeConte, 1868

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Coleoptera - beetles »  family Chrysomelidae - leaf beetles »  genus Diabrotica

Scientific synonyms

Diabrotica filicornis Horn


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Diabrotica virgifera virgifera LeConte, 1868 - Western Corn Rootworm

Diabrotica virgifera virgifera - Western Corn Rootworm

subspecies Diabrotica virgifera zeae Krysan & Smith, 1987 - Mexican Corn Rootworm

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Diabrotica_virgifera]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Diabrotica virgifera Le Conte, 1868]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [242590]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Diabrotica virgifera LeConte, 1858]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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