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Cephaloleia  Chevrolat in Dejean, 1836
Taxonomic Serial No.: 838071

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             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  
                                        SuperfamilyChrysomeloidea Latreille, 1802  
                                           FamilyChrysomelidae Latreille, 1802 – leaf beetles, chrysomèles  
                                              SubfamilyCassidinae Gyllenhal, 1813 – tortoise beetles, tortoiseshell beetles  
                                                 TribeCephaloleiini Chapuis, 1875  
                                                    GenusCephaloleia Chevrolat in Dejean, 1836  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia abdominalis Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia adusta Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia aeneipennis Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia aequilata Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia affinis Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia alternans Waterhouse, 1881  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia amazona Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia amblys Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia antennalis Donckier, 1899  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia antennata Waterhouse, 1881  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia apicalis Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia apicata Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia apicenotata Uhmann, 1938  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia apicicornis Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia applicata Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia approximata Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia atriceps Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia balyi Duvivier, 1890  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia barroi Uhmann, 1959  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia basalis Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bella Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia belti Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bicolor Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bicoloripes Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bifasciata Weise, 1905  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bipartita Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bondari Monrós, 1945  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia brunnea Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia bucki Uhmann, 1957  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia caeruleata Baly, 1875  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia castanea Pic, 1929  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia championi Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia chevrolatii Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia chimboana Uhmann, 1938  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia clarkella Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia cognata Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia collaris Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia congener (Baly, 1885)  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia consanguinea Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia convexifrons Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia corallina Erichson, 1847  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia coroicoana Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia cyanea Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia cylindrica Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia daguana Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia deficiens Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia degandei Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia delectabilis Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia deplanata Uhmann, 1927  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia depressa Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia deyrollei Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia dilatata Uhmann, 1948  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia dilaticollis Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia dilectans Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia dimidiaticornis Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia diplothemium Uhmann, 1951  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia discoidalis Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia disjuncta Staines, 1998  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia distincta Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia donckieri Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia dorsalis Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia elaeidis Maulik, 1924  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia elegantula Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia emarginata Baly, 1875  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia emdeni Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia erichsonii Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia erugatus Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia eumorpha Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia eximia Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia facetus Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fasciata Weise, 1904  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia felix Waterhouse, 1881  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fenestrata Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fiebrigi Uhmann, 1936  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia flava Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia flavipennis Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia flavovittata Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia forestieri Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia formosus Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fryella Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fulvicollis Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fulvipes Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia fulvolimbata Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia funesta Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia gilvipes Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia gracilis Baly, 1878  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia gratiosa Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia grayei Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia halli Uhmann, 1951  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia heliconiae Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia histrio Guérin-Méneville in Cuvier, 1844  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia histrionica Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia hnigrum Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia humeralis Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia immaculata Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia impressa Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia insidiosa Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia instabilis Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia interstitialis Weise, 1911  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia irregularis Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia kolbei Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia laeta Waterhouse, 1881  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia lateralis Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia latipennis Pic, 1928  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia lepida Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia leucoxantha Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia linkei Uhmann, 1939  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia lojaensis Pic, 1931  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia luctuosa Guérin-Méneville, 1844  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia luridipennis (Weise, 1905)  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia lydiae Uhmann, 1954  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia macella Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia maculipennis Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia marantae Uhmann, 1957  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia marginella Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia marshalli Uhmann, 1938  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia mauliki Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia maxima Uhmann, 1942  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia metallescens Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia minasensis Pic, 1931  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia neglecta Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nevermanni Uhmann, 1950  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nigriceps Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nigricornis (Fabricius, 1792)  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nigrithorax Pic, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nigropicta Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nitida Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia nubila Weise, 1905  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia obsoleta Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia opaca Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia ornata Waterhouse, 1881  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia ornatrix Donckier, 1889  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia ornatula Donckier, 1899  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia parenthesis Weise, 1904  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia partita Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia parvula Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia perplexa Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia picta Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia placida (Baly, 1885)  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia polita Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia postuma Weise, 1905  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia presignis Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia pretiosa Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia princeps Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia proxima Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia pulchella Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia punctatissima Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia puncticollis Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia quadrilineata Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia quadrimaculata Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia quinquemaculata Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia recondita Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia reventazonica Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia rosenbergi Weise, 1905  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia rotundata (Fabricius, 1801)  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia rubra Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia ruficollis Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia rufipes Pic, 1929  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia sagittifera Uhmann, 1939  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia sallei Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia sandersoni Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia saundersii Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia schmidti Uhmann, 1933  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia scitulus Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia semivittata Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia separata Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia simoni Pic, 1934  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia simplex Staines, 2008  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia splendida Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia steinhauseni Uhmann, 1961  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia stenosoma Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia stevensi Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia strandi Uhmann, 1935  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia striata Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia suaveola Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia subdepressa Baly, 1878  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia succinta Guérin-Méneville in Cuvier, 1844  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia sulcipes Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia suturalis Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia tarsata Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia tenella Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia tetraspilota Guérin-Méneville in Cuvier, 1844  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia teutonica Uhmann, 1937  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia thiemei Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia triangularis Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia trilineata Uhmann, 1942  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia trimaculata Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia trivittata Baly, 1885  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia truncatipennis Baly, 1869  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia tucumana Weise, 1904  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia turrialbana Uhmann, 1930  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia uhmanni Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia unctula Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia uniguttata Pic, 1923  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia vagelineata Pic, 1926  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia variabilis Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia vicina Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia viridis Pic, 1931  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia vittata Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia vittipennis Weise, 1910  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia waterhousei Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia weisei Staines, 1996  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia whitei Baly, 1858  
                                                       Species Cephaloleia zikani Uhmann, 1935  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Catalog of the hispines of the World, website (version 12/12/2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Catalog of the hispines of the World (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae), maintained by C.L. Staines at   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bouchard, P., Y. Bousquet, A. Davies, M. Alonso-Zarazaga, J. Lawrence, C. Lyal, A. Newton, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: ZooKeys, vol. 88   
  Page(s): 1-972   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1313-2989   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Dejean, P.F.M.A.  
  Publication Date: 1836   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Catalogue des coléoptères de la collection de M. le comte Dejean (2nd edition, 1833-1836, fasc. 5)   
  Page(s): 361-443   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Fascicle 5 of the 2nd edition is dated to 'end of 1836' fide Madge (1988:317-321)   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Madge, R. B.  
  Publication Date: 1989   
  Article/Chapter Title: The publication dates of Dejean's catalogues   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Archives of Natural History, vol. 15, part 3   
  Page(s): 317-321   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0260-9541   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Staines, C. L.  
  Publication Date: 1996   
  Article/Chapter Title: The genus Cephaloleia (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) in Central America and the West Indies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Special Publication No. 3 of the Revista de Biología Tropical   
  Page(s): 3-87   
  Publisher: INBio   
  Publication Place: San José, Costa Rica   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0034-7744   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Staines, C. L.  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: The New World tribes and genera of hispines (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, vol. 104, no. 3   
  Page(s): 721-784   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0013-8797   
  Notes: Available online (open access) at   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Staines, C. L.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new species of Cephaloleia Chevrolat, 1837 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae) from Dominica   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Insecta Mundi, no. 0030   
  Page(s): 1-4   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1942-1354   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Uhmann, Erich  
  Publication Date: 1957   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chrysomelidae: Hispinae, Hispinae Americanae   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Coleopterorum Catalogus Supplementa, Pars 35, Fasc. 1   
  Page(s): vii + 153   
  Publisher: Uitgeverij Dr. W. Junk   
  Publication Place: 's-Gravenhage, The Netherlands   
  Reference for: Cephaloleia   

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  Comment: Dejean's publication is dated to 'end of 1836' in Bouchard et al. (1999:677 & 760) based on Madge (1988)  



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