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Smaragdina affinis (Illiger, 1794) (a leaf beetle)

NBN NBN (data.nbn.org.uk) has the UK distribution map of Smaragdina affinis (a leaf beetle)

Suggested Literature

Smaragdina affinis may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
EUMETAZOA
(metazoans)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
HEXAPODA
(insects and other 6-legged organisms)
INSECTA
(true insects)
PTERYGOTA
(bees, beetles, dragonflies, flies, grasshoppers, moths and other winged insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CHRYSOMELIDAE
(leaf and flea beetles)
CRYPTOCEPHALINAE
(a subfamily of leaf beetles)
water beetles (via Chrysomelidae) Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

Feeding and other inter-species relationships

Smaragdina affinis is associated with:

adult Asteraceae - daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite (Asterales) adult grazes on flowering Foreign Cox, M.L., 2007
adult Betula - birches (Fagales: Betulaceae) adult grazes on leaf? UK/Ireland Minor Cox, M.L., 2007
adult Corylus avellana - Hazel (Fagales: Betulaceae) adult grazes on leaf? UK/Ireland Major Bullock, J.A., 1992
adult Quercus - oaks (Fagales: Fagaceae) adult grazes on leaf? Foreign Cox, M.L., 2007
adult Salix - willows (Malpighiales: Salicaceae) adult grazes on leaf? Foreign Cox, M.L., 2007
adult Crataegus - hawthorns (Rosales: Rosaceae) adult grazes on leaf? Foreign Cox, M.L., 2007
larva Formicidae - ants (Hymenoptera) larva is inquiline in nest Questionable Cox, M.L., 2007

There may be more taxa associated with Smaragdina affinis listed at higher taxonomic level

INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)

Associated with Smaragdina affinis:

Smaragdina affinis may be associated with taxa listed at higher taxonomic level

ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
INSECTA
(true insects)
COLEOPTERA
(beetles)
CHRYSOMELIDAE
(leaf and flea beetles)
Invertebrates (via Arthropoda)

References

Bullock, J.A., 1992 Host Plants of British Beetles: A List of Recorded Associations
Cox, M.L., 2007 Atlas of the Seed and Leaf Beetles of Britain and Ireland
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