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Chrysolina coerulans

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Chrysolina coerulans

Summary

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  • 22 November 2019
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Invasive Species
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Chrysolina coerulans
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Metazoa
  •     Phylum: Arthropoda
  •       Subphylum: Uniramia
  •         Class: Insecta

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Chrysolina coerulans; Adult. May 2013.
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CaptionChrysolina coerulans; Adult. May 2013.
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Chrysolina coerulans; Adult. May 2013.
AdultChrysolina coerulans; Adult. May 2013.©Reinhold Möller (Ermell)/via Wikimedia Commons - CC BY-SA 4.0
Chrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.
TitleAdult
CaptionChrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.
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Chrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.
AdultChrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.©AK-Bino/via Wikimedia Commons - CC BY-SA 4.0
Chrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.
TitleAdult
CaptionChrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.
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Chrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.
AdultChrysolina coerulans; Adult on leaf. June 2016.©AK-Bino/via Wikimedia Commons - CC BY-SA 4.0
Chrysolina coerulans; Larva on leaf. June 2016.
TitleLarva
CaptionChrysolina coerulans; Larva on leaf. June 2016.
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Chrysolina coerulans; Larva on leaf. June 2016.
LarvaChrysolina coerulans; Larva on leaf. June 2016.©AK-Bino/via Wikimedia Commons - CC BY-SA 4.0

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Chrysolina coerulans (Scriba)

Other Scientific Names

  • Chrysomela coerulans Scriba, 1791
  • Chrysomela menthastri

International Common Names

  • English: blue mint beetle

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Metazoa
  •         Phylum: Arthropoda
  •             Subphylum: Uniramia
  •                 Class: Insecta
  •                     Order: Coleoptera
  •                         Family: Chrysomelidae
  •                             Genus: Chrysolina
  •                                 Species: Chrysolina coerulans

Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 10 Jan 2020

Host Plants and Other Plants Affected

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Plant nameFamilyContextReferences
Mentha (mints)LamiaceaeMain

    References

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    Fauna Europaea, 2011. Fauna Europaea version 2. Web Service available online at http://www.faunaeur.org. http://www.faunaeur.org

    Distribution References

    CABI Data Mining, 2011. Invasive Species Databases.,

    Fauna Europaea, 2011. Fauna Europaea version 2., http://www.faunaeur.org

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