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Systematics of the Australian Cryptocephalinae (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae)

Reid, Christoper Athol McEwan


The morphology of the larvae, pupae and adults of Camptosomata (Cryptocephalinae and sister-group Lamprosomatinae) is reviewed, with special reference to the Australian fauna. Terminology for the larval structures is redefined and a special study is made of the adult female oviposition structures. The morphological data base is studied with the phylogenetic analysis program PAUP and the variation of characters and taxa examined further with the program MACCLADE. The morphological data and the...[Show more]

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Date published: 1990-06
Type: Thesis (PhD)


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