Agasicles interrogationis

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Taxonavigation: Chrysomeloidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Cladus: Pancrustacea
Cladus: Allotriocarida
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Holometabola
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Cladus: Phytophaga
Superfamilia: Chrysomeloidea

Familia: Chrysomelidae
Subfamilia: Galerucinae
Tribus: Alticini
Genus: Agasicles
Species: Agasicles interrogationis


Agasicles interrogationis (Clark, 1865)

Lectotype: BMNH, ♂, Bahia, Moquerys, date unknown, bears (1) a Chevrolat label stating "Systena interrogationis, Brazil, Bahia" and (2) a label stating "Ex. coll. Laferte;" in the British Museum (Nat. Hist.), Accession no. 67-56, bought from Higgins in 1867 as part of the Clark Collections. (designated by Selman & Vogt, 1971: 1016).

Type locality: Bahia: Moquerys.


  • Systena interrogationis Clark, 1865: 402 (as "Systena interrogationis, Dej., Chevr., &c.")
  • Agasicles interrogationis (Clark, 1865): Bechyné, 1957: 56


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