CHRYSOMELIDAE, Latreille, 1802

Robert H. Turnbow, Jr. & Thomas, Michael C., 2008, An annotated checklist of the Coleoptera (Insecta) of the Bahamas, Insecta Mundi 2008 (34), pp. 1-64: 23-26

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http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4532977

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scientific name

CHRYSOMELIDAE
status

 

CHRYSOMELIDAE 

Aphthona  ? crucifera Blake

GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA; RHTC)

Apraea eleutherensis Blake 

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA); Behring Point (FSCA); Cactus Coppice (RHTC); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA); Forfar Field Station (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Fresh Creek (AMNH; Blake 1965); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC); Uncle Charlie’s Blue Hole (FSCA); CROOKED

ISLAND: Landrail Point ( AMNH; Blake 1965); GRAND BAHAMA: West End ( AMNH; Blake 1965);

ELEUTHERA: Governors Harbour ( AMNH; Blake 1965)

Apraea  ? pyritosa (Suffrian)

ANDROS: Cargill Creek (RHTC)

Argopistes  n. sp.

ANDROS: Maidenhair Coppice (RHTC)

Capraita  ?n. sp.

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Cactus Coppice (RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA; RHTC)

Chaetocnema brunnescens Horn 

ANDROS: Behring Point ( BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Cactus Coppice ( BYUC; RHTC); Cargill Creek ( RHTC)  ; Money Point ( RHTC)  ; S of Fresh Creek on road to U.S. Naval Station ( FSCA)  ; GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town ( RHTC)  ; Middle Point ( RHTC)  ; strand S of Middle Point ( RHTC)  ; vic. Middle Point ( FSCA)  ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( BYUC; FSCA); Salt Pond Hill ( BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); South Bay road ( RHTC)GoogleMaps 

Chaetocnema obesula LeConte 

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Small Hope (RHTC); Stafford Creek (BYUC; RHTC)

Chalcosicya androsensis Blake 

ANDROS: Cargill Creek (FSCA); Fresh Creek (AMNH; Blake 1965); CAT ISLAND: Bennett’s Harbour (USNM; Blake 1965)

Chalcosicya  ?n. sp.

GREAT INAGUA: strand s of Middle Point (RHTC); Northwest Point (FSCA; RHTC); Salt Pond Hill (FSCA; RHTC); South Bay road (FSCA; RHTC); 2-3 mi. N Salt Pond Hill (FSCA); entrance Union Creek Preserve (FSCA)

Chalepus sanguinicollis (Linnaeus) 

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA)

? Charidotella  sp.

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (RHTC)

Chlamisus conifera (Lacordaire) 

ANDROS: Jungle Pond (FSCA)

Cryptocephalus azureipennis Suffrian 

SOUTH BIMINI: no specific locality ( Vaurie 1952b)

Cryptocephalus marginicollis Suffrian 

ELEUTHERA: Egg Island ( Wickham 1895); NEW PROVIDENCE: Nassau ( Watson 1944)

Cryptocephalus saucius Suffrian  (or near)

ANDROS: Bowen Sound (FSCA); Cactus Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA; RHTC); Nicholls Town (FSCA); Owens Town (FSCA; RHTC); Stafford Creek (BYUC; RHTC); 3-4 mi. S South Blanket Sound (RHTC)

Cryptocephalus viridipennis Suffrian 

ANDROS: Behring Point (FSCA); Bowen South (RHTC); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA; RHTC); Cargill Creek (FSCA; RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Owens Town (FSCA); nr. San Andros (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Small Hope (RHTC); Stafford Creek (BYUC: RHTC); Uncle Charlie’s Blue Hole (FSCA); GRAND BAHAMA: Brookwood Farm (FSCA); Wallace Farm (BYUC; FSCA)

Cryptocephalus  n. sp. 1

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA; RHTC); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA; RHTC); Cargill Creek (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA; RHTC) Morgan’s Bluff (RHTC); Stafford Creek (RHTC); Uncle Charlie’s Blue Hole (FSCA)

Cryptocephalus  n. sp. 2

ANDROS: Behring Point (FSCA; RHTC); Cactus Coppice (FSCA; RHTC); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA); Cargill Creek (FSCA; RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); Money Point (FSCA); 1-2 mi. W Stafford Creek (RHTC); Small Hope (RHTC); S of Fresh Creek on road to U.S. Naval Station (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC); 3-4 mi. S South Blanket Sound (RHTC)

Cryptocephalus  n. sp. 3

ANDROS: Bowen Sound (FSCA); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); 1-2 mi. W Stafford Creek (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC); 3-4 mi. S South Blanket Sound (RHTC); Uncle Charlie’s Blue Hole (RHTC)

Cryptocephalus  n. sp. 4

GREAT INAGUA: Northwest Point (FSCA; RHTC); Salt Pond Hill (RHTC)

Diachus auratus (Fabricius) 

ANDROS: Owens Town (RHTC); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Diachus squalens (Suffrian) 

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Disonycha discoidea (Fabricius) 

ANDROS: Bowen Sound (FSCA)

Disonycha pensylvanica (Illiger) 

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (RHTC)

Disonycha spilotrachela Blake 

GREAT INAGUA: South Bay road (BYUC; FSCA); Salt Pond Hill (BYUC; RHTC)

Epitrix fasciata Blatchley 

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Epitrix  sp. 1

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Epitrix  sp. 2

ANDROS: Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (RHTC)

Eurypepla calochroma (Blake) 

ANDROS: Driggs Hills, near South Bight ( Blake 1965)

Eurypepla vitrea (Boheman) 

“ BAHAMAS ”: no other locality information ( Peck 2005)

Exema  ? gibber (Fabricius)

ANDROS: Cactus Coppice (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Cargill Creek (RHTC); Owens Town (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Glyptina  ?n. sp.

ANDROS: Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (RHTC)

Hemilactica  n. sp.

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Jungle Pond (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); GREAT

INAGUA: strand S of Middle Point ( RHTC)  ; vic. Middle Point ( FSCA)  ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA)GoogleMaps  ; Northwest Point ( FSCA)  ; Salt Pond Hill ( RHTC) 

Hemisphaerota  prob. n. sp.

ANDROS: Cargill Creek (FSCA)

Homoschema androsensis (Blake) 

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (RHTC); Cactus Coppice (BYUC; FSCA); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA); Cargill Creek (FSCA); Jungle Pond (FSCA); Owens Town (RHTC); Small Hope (BYUC; RHTC)

Homoschema  ? longense Blake

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); LONG ISLAND: Deadman’s Cay (AMNH; Blake 1965)

Kuschelina brachyscelus (Blake)  [= Oedionychus brachyscelus Blake  ]

GRAND BAHAMA: West End ( AMNH; Blake 1965) 

Leucocera  sp.

ANDROS: Behring Point (FSCA; RHTC); Jungle Pond (FSCA); S of Fresh Creek on road to U.S. Naval Station (FSCA)

Longitarsus  ? providensis Blake

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); ELEUTHERA: Governors Harbour (AMNH; Blake 1965); GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town (AMNH; Blake 1965); NEW PROVIDENCE: 5 mi. W Nassau (AMNH; Blake 1965)

Longitarsus  ? rosensis Blake

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (BYUC; FSCA); GRAND BAHAMA: Pine Ridge (AMNH; Blake 1965; USNM)

Longitarsus  ? testaceus (Melsheimer

ANDROS: Behring Point (FSCA)

Longitarsus  ?n. sp.

GREAT INAGUA: vic. Middle Point (FSCA)

Megistops bahamensis Blake 

ANDROS: Captain Bill’s Blue Hole ( FSCA)  ; ELEUTHERA: Harbour Island ( Blake 1952)

Metachroma adustum Suffrian 

GREAT INAGUA: strand s of Middle Point ( RHTC)  ; vic. Middle Point ( FSCA)  ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA)GoogleMaps  ; Northwest Point ( BYUC; FSCA); Salt Pond Hill ( BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); South  Bay road ( FSCA) 

Metachroma felis Blake 

ANDROS: Behring Point (RHTC); Cactus Coppice (RHTC); Cargill Creek (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); 1-2 mi. E London Creek (RHTC); Owens Town (BYUC; RHTC); S of Fresh Creek on road to U.S. Naval Station (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC); CAT ISLAND: Arthurs Town ( Blake 1970; MCZC)

Metachroma  ? felis Horn 

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); 1-2 mi. S London Creek (FSCA); Owens Town (FSCA; RHTC)

Metachroma nassauense Blake 

NEW PROVIDENCE: Nassau ( Blake 1970; USNM)

Metachroma testaceum Blatchley 

ELEUTHERA: no specific locality ( Blake 1970)

Metachroma  ? testaceum Blatchley 

GREAT INAGUA: Middle Point (RHTC)

Metachroma testaceum elachistum Blake 

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA); Cargill Creek (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Forfar Field Station (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Maidenhair Coppice (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Money Point (FSCA; RHTC); S of Fresh Creek on road to U.S. Naval Station (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Metachroma  n. sp. 1

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station ( FSCA)  ; ELEUTHERA: Rainbow Bay ( FSCA) 

Metachroma  ?n sp. 2

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA); Cactus Coppice (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Owens Town (FSCA; RHTC)

Metachroma  ?n. sp. 3

ELEUTHERA: Rainbow Bay ( FSCA) 

Metachroma  ?n. sp. 4

GREAT INAGUA: Middle Point ( RHTC)  ; vic. Middle Point ( FSCA)  ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA)GoogleMaps  ; Northwest Point ( FSCA) 

Monomacra albina (Blake) 

ANDROS: Pigeon Cay ( Anderson 1996); ELEUTHERA: Egg Island ( Blake 1946) 

Monomacra androsensis (Blake) 

ANDROS: Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA); Cargill Creek (BYUC; FSCA); Forfar Field Station (BYUC; FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (BYUC; FSCA); Owens Town (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC); Uncle Charlie’s Blue Hole (FSCA)

Monomacra eleutherae (Blake) 

ELEUTHERA: no specific locality ( Blake 1946)

Oomorphus floridanus Horn 

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (BYUC; FSCA); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Money Point (FSCA); Owens Town (RHTC); nr. San Andros (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Pachybrachis  sp. 1

ANDROS: Behring Point (FSCA); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Pachybrachis  sp. 2

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Stafford Creek (RHTC)

Pachybrachis  sp. 3

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); 3-4 mi. S South Blanket Sound (FSCA; RHTC)

Pachybrachis  sp. 4

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA); 3-4 mi. S South Blanket Sound (FSCA; RHTC)

Pachybrachis  sp. 5

ANDROS: Behring Point (FSCA; RHTC); Forfar Field Station (RHTC)

Pachybrachis  sp. 6

GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (FSCA)

Pachybrachis  sp. or spp.

ANDROS: Pigeon Cay ( Anderson 1996); ELEUTHERA: Egg Island ( Wickham 1895) 

Syphrea bahamensis (Blake)  [= Hermaeophaga bahamensis Blake  ]

EXUMA: Bitter Guana Cay ( Blake 1965; USNM); LONG ISLAND: Clarence Town (AMNH; Blake 1965)

Syphrea  ? bahamensis (Blake) 

GREAT INAGUA: Matthew Town ( RHTC)  ; north coast road N21.10813 W73.60196 ( FSCA)GoogleMaps  ; Salt Pond Hill ( FSCA: RHTC); South  Bay road ( FSCA) 

Triachus cerinus LeConte 

ANDROS: Behring Point (RHTC); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA; RHTC); GREAT INAGUA: Salt Pond Hill (BYUC; FSCA; RHTC)

Yingaresca  n sp. 1

ANDROS: Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA); Owens Town (FSCA; RHTC)

Yingaresca  n. sp. 2

ANDROS: Forfar Field Station (RHTC); S of Fresh Creek on road to U.S. Naval Station (FSCA; RHTC)

Zepherina  n. sp.

ANDROS: Atala Coppice (FSCA; RHTC); Captain Bill’s Blue Hole (FSCA; RHTC); Forfar Field Station (FSCA; RHTC); Jungle Pond (FSCA); Maidenhair Coppice (FSCA; RHTC); Small Hope (RHTC); Uncle Charlie’s Blue Hole (FSCA)

AMNH

American Museum of Natural History

FSCA

Florida State Collection of Arthropods, The Museum of Entomology