Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Flea Beetles

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_3833

Members of the subfamily Alticinae of the beetle family chrysomelidae. These insects have strongly developed hind femora, enabling they to jump, flea-like, long distances.

 Beetles

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