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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Cucujoidea
Familia: Coccinellidae
Subfamillia: Coccinellinae
Tribus: Epilachnini
Genus: Epilachna
Subgenera: E. (Aparodentata) - E. (Henosepilachna) - E. (Uniparodentata) ...
Overview of species

E. chinensis – E. cucurbitaeE. dawkinsiE. varivestisE. vigintioctopunctataE. vigintisexpunctata ...


Epilachna Dejean, 1836




* Henosepilachna Li, in Li & Cook, 1961 [Richards, 1983: 13 (New synonymy)] [subgenus]

Type species

* Henosepilachna Li: Coccinella sparsa Herbst, 1786 [=Coccinella vigintioctopunctata Fabricius, 1775], by original designation

cited sources

* Li, C.S.; Cook, E.F. 1961: The Epilachninae of Taiwan (Col.: Coccinellidae). Pacific insects, 3(1): 31-91. PDF
* Richards, A.M. 1983: The Epilachna vigintioctopunctata complex (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). International journal of entomology, 25: 11-41. PDF

additional references

* Li, C.S. 1993: Review of the Australian Epilachninae (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae). Journal of the Australian Entomological Society, 32: 209-224. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-6055.1993.tb00577.x
* Wang, H.; Cao, C-y. 1993: Studies on the systematic position and generic relationships of the tribe Epilachnini (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) from Yunnan. Zoological research, 14: 118-127. ISSN: 0254-5853 [in Chinese, with English summary]
* Zeng 2000: A new species and two new records of Henosepilachna (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae) from China. Pp. 136-139 in Zhang, Y-l. (ed) Systematic and faunistic research on Chinese insects. Proceedings of the 5th National Congress of Insect Taxonomy. China Agriculture Press.


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