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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: Cassidinae
Tribus: Hemisphaerotini
Genera: Hemisphaerota – Spaethiella

Hemisphaerotini Monrós & Viana, 1951 (1929)

Porphyraspitae Spaeth, 1929: 113.
Hemisphaerotina Monrós & Viana, 1951: 368.
Hemisphaerotini: Monrós & Viana, 1951: 370.
Himatidiites: Chapuis, 1875: 361, part.


Monrós, F. & Viana, M.J. 1951. Las Cassidinae de la Seccion "Hemisphaerotina" con revision de las especies Argentinos (Col. Cassidinae) (2a contribución al conocimiento de Cassidinae). Acta Zoologica Lilloana 11: 367–395. Reference page.
Staines, C.L. 2002. The New World tribes and genera of hispines (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae. Cassidinae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 104(3): 721–784. BHL. Reference page.

Hemisphaerotini is a Neotropical tribe of tortoise beetles and hispines in the family Chrysomelidae. There are at least 2 genera and more than 40 described species in Hemisphaerotini.[1][2][3]
Hemisphaerota cyanea

The eggs, larvae and pupae have been described.[4]


These two genera belong to the tribe Hemisphaerotini:

Hemisphaerota Chevrolat in Dejean, 1836
Spaethiella Barber & Bridwell, 1940


"Hemisphaerotini Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2019-09-24.
"Hemisphaerotini tribe Information". Retrieved 2019-09-24.
Bouchard, Patrice; Bousquet, Yves; Davies, Anthony E.; Alonso-Zarazaga, Miguel A.; et al. (2011). "Family-group names in Coleoptera (Insecta)". ZooKeys (88): 1–972. doi:10.3897/zookeys.88.807. PMC 3088472. PMID 21594053.

Chaboo, C.S., and T. Nguyen. 2004. Immatures of Hemisphaerota palmarum (Boheman), with a discussion of the caudal process and shield architecture in the tribe Hemisphaerotini (Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae). New Contributions in Biology of the Chrysomelidae: 171–184.

Further reading

Borowiec, Lech (1999). A world catalogue of the Cassidinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae). Biologicae Silesiae. ISBN 978-83-909804-4-7.
Riley, Edward G.; Clark, Shawn M.; Seeno, Terry N. (2003). Catalog of the leaf beetles of America north of Mexico (Coleoptera: Megalopodidae, Orsodacnidae and Chrysomelidae, excluding Bruchinae). Special Publication No. 1. The Coleopterists' Society. ISBN 978-0-9726087-1-8.

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