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Superregnum: Eukaryota
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
Superfamilia: Coccinelloidea

Familia: Coccinellidae
Subfamilia: Coccinellinae
Tribus: Coccinellini
Genus: Tytthaspis
Subgenera: T. (Barowskia) – T. (Tytthaspis)

Tytthaspis Crotch, 1874

Helmut Fürsch. Taxonomy of Coccinellids;
Tribe TYTTHASPIDINI (Coccinellidae) - atlas of ladybirds of Russia

Tytthaspis are a genus of ladybird beetles. They have comb-like structures on their mandibles with which they gather fungal spores.[1] The genus contains two subgenera (Barovskia and Tytthaspis) and the following species:

Tytthaspis gebleri (=Tytthaspis lineola)
Tytthaspis phalerata
Tytthaspis sedecimguttata
Tytthaspis sedecimpunctata (=Tytthaspis 16-punctata)
Tytthaspis 19-guttata
Tytthaspis trilineata (see Coccinella nigrovittata)
Tytthaspis univittata (see Pseudoverania univittata)


A.F.G.Dixon. Insect Predator-Prey Dynamics: Ladybird Beetles and Biological Control.Cambridge Univ. Press, 2005

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