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Lytta (Poreopasta)  Horn, 1868
Taxonomic Serial No.: 731380

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderPolyphaga Emery, 1886  
                                     InfraorderCucujiformia Lameere, 1938  
                                        SuperfamilyTenebrionoidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyMeloidae Gyllenhal, 1810 – blister beetles  
                                              SubfamilyMeloinae Gyllenhal, 1810  
                                                 TribeLyttini Solier, 1851  
                                                    GenusLytta Fabricius, 1775  
                                                       SubgenusLytta (Poreopasta) Horn, 1868  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Species Lytta aeneipennis (LeConte, 1851)  
                                                          Species Lytta auriculata Horn, 1870  
                                                          Species Lytta childi LeConte, 1857  
                                                          Species Lytta chloris (Fall, 1901)  
                                                          Species Lytta comans Selander, 1960  
                                                          Species Lytta crotchi (Horn, 1874)  
                                                          Species Lytta cyanipennis (LeConte, 1851)  
                                                          Species Lytta hoppingi Wellman, 1912  
                                                          Species Lytta insperata (Horn, 1874)  
                                                          Species Lytta lugens (LeConte, 1851)  
                                                          Species Lytta moerens (LeConte, 1851)  
                                                          Species Lytta molesta (Horn, 1885)  
                                                          Species Lytta navajo Werner, 1951  
                                                          Species Lytta nigripilis (Fall, 1901)  
                                                          Species Lytta nigrocyanea Van Dyke, 1929  
                                                          Species Lytta nuttalli Say, 1824  
                                                          Species Lytta rathvoni LeConte, 1853  
                                                          Species Lytta refulgens Horn, 1870  
                                                          Species Lytta stygica (LeConte, 1851)  
                                                          Species Lytta sublaevis (Horn, 1868)  
                                                          Species Lytta viridana LeConte, 1866  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Selander, Richard B.  
  Publication Date: 1960   
  Article/Chapter Title: Bionomics, Systematics, and Phylogeny of Lytta, a Genus of Blister Beetles (Coleoptera, Meloidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Illinois Biological Monographs, no. 28   
  Page(s): 295   
  Publisher: The University of Illinois Press   
  Publication Place: Urbana, Illinois, USA   
  Reference for: Lytta (Poreopasta)   

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