Aphthona atrocoerulea Allard

Petitpierre, Eduard, Sacarés, Antoni & Jurado-Rivera, José A., 2017, Updated checklist of Balearic leaf beetles (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae), Zootaxa 4272 (2), pp. 151-177: 158-159

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4272.2.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/312C87C8-0F4B-2C69-BBB5-196D00DC7284

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scientific name

Aphthona atrocoerulea Allard
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Aphthona atrocoerulea Allard 

MALLORCA—Artà 15.04.2011, 1 ex.; Cúber 12.06.1993, 5 exx.; Esporles 14.01.1984, 3 exx.; ibid 12.02.1984, 1 ex.; ibid 24.04.1984, 3 exx.; ibid 13.10.1986, 1 ex.; ibid: S’Esgleieta 0 4.11.2001, 4 exx.; Lluc 0 4.06.1985, 1 ex.; Palma: Campus UIB 24.02.2003, 9 exx. on Euphorbia helioscopa  L.; ibid 22.05.2003, 1 ex.; ibid 0 2.04.2004, 1 ex.; ibid 21.05.2004, 1 ex.; ibid 0 4.05.2008, 1 ex.; ibid 0 2.11.2009, 1 ex.; Son Serra de Marina: torrent Na Borges 0 9.06.1990, 1 ex.; ibid 10.06.1991, 1 ex. ( Bastazo et al. 1993 sub A. cyanella Redtenbacher  ); Vilafranca de Bon Any: santuari 12.05.2001, 2 exx. Also in the islet of Sa Dragonera ( Gomez-Zurita et al. 1996 sub A. cyanella  ): 0 3.06.1990, 11 exx.; ibid 25.05.1996, 30 exx.; ibid ( Petitpierre et al. 2007): road to Cap de Llebeig, 29.05.2005, 20 exx., ibid, 0 1.10.2005, 7 exx.; ibid, 0 9.06.2006, 46 exx.; ibid path to Na Pòpia, 0 1.10.2005, 8 exx.; ibid, 23.10.2005, 34 exx.; ibid, 18.04.2006, 11 exx.; ibid 0 9.05.2006, 11 exx. All individuals on Euphorbia characias  L. ( Euphorbiaceae  ). It is the most abundant leaf beetle in the islet. Furthermore, it lives in the small island of Cabrera: Cala En Ganduf 0 5.11.1991 (Palmer & Petitpierre 1993 sub A. cyanella Redtb.  ).

MENORCA—Barranc de Santa Galdana, 16.06.2003, 1 ex.; Binimel.la, 19.10.2002, 1 ex.; Macarella: Son Torralbes, 20.10.2002, 1 ex.

EIVISSA—Eivissa ( Compte 1966 sub A. cyanella Redtb.  ); Es Canar, 21.04.2003, 1 ex.; Ses Salines, 23.04.2003, 3 exx.; road from Eivissa to Santa Eulària, 21.04.2003, 19 exx.