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

Familia: Chrysomelidae
Subfamilia: Galerucinae
Tribus: Alticini
Genus: Acrocyum
Species: A. dorsale – A. haitiense – A. interpositum – A. maculicolle – A. sallaei – A. tarsatum

Acrocyum Jacoby, 1885: 380

Type species: Acrocyum dorsale Jacoby, 1885, by subsequent designation by Scherer, 1962: 594.
Primary references

Jacoby, M. 1880–1892. Biologia Centrali-Americana. Insecta. Coleoptera. Vol. VI. Part 1. Phytophaga (part). London: Dulau & Co. xx + 625 pp. BHL Reference page.
Scherer, G. 1962. Bestimmungsschlüssel der neotropischen Alticinen-Genera (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Alticinae). Entomologische Arbeiten aus dem Museum G. Frey 13(2): 497–607. BHL.

Additional references

Bechyné, J. & Springlova de Bechyné, B. 1963. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Salvadorenischen Chrysomeloidea (Col. Phytophaga). 1. Fortsetzung. Iheringia. Série Zoologia 31: 1–79. BHL. PDF. Reference page. [synonymized with Chrysogramma]
Furth, D.G. 1992. The New World Blepharida group, with a key to genera and description of a new species (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Journal of the New York Entomological Society 100(2): 399–414. BHL. JSTOR Hybrid open access journal. [restored as valid genus]
Furth, D.G. & Savini, V.P. 1996. Checklist of the Alticinae of Central America, including Mexico (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Insecta Mundi 10(1–4): 45–68. PDF. Reference page.
Mignot, E.C. 1970. A lectotype designation and a key to the species of Acrocyum (Coleoptera Chrysomelidae Alticinae). Entomological News 81: 195–196. BHL.
Riley, E.G., Clark, S.M. & Seeno, T.N. 2003. Catalog of the leaf beetles of America North of Mexico (Coleoptera: Megalopididae, Orsodacnidae and Chrysomelidae, excluding Bruchinae). Coleopterists Society, Special Publication No. 1. Sacramento, CA. 290 pp. ISBN 978-0-9726087-1-8. PDF. Reference page.

Acrocyum is a genus of flea beetles in the family Chrysomelidae. There are six described species in Acrocyum, which are distributed in North and Central America, including the West Indies.[1][2] The genus is included in the Blepharida-group of genera.[3]

The genus includes the following species:[4][3][5]

Acrocyum dorsale Jacoby, 1885 – Mexico
Acrocyum haitiense (Blake, 1938) – Hispaniola
Acrocyum interpositum (Bechyné & Bechyné, 1963) – El Salvador
Acrocyum maculicolle Jacoby, 1885 – Mexico
Acrocyum sallaei Jacoby, 1885 – Mexico, southern Arizona?
Acrocyum tarsatum Jacoby, 1885 – Guatemala

Perez-Gelabert, Daniel E. (2008). "Arthropods of Hispaniola (Dominican Republic and Haiti): A checklist and bibliography". Zootaxa. 1831 (1): 1–530. doi:10.11646/zootaxa.1831.1.1.
Furth, D.G. (1992). "The New World Blepharida group, with a key to genera and description of a new species (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)". Journal of the New York Entomological Society. 100 (2): 399–414.
Mignot, E.C. (1970). "A lectotype designation and a key to the species of Acrocyum (Coleoptera Chrysomelidae Alticinae)". Entomological News. 81: 195–196.
Furth, D.G.; Savini, V.P. (1996). "Checklist of the Alticinae of Central America, including Mexico (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)". Insecta Mundi. 10 (1–4): 45–68.

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