Megalopodid Leaf Beetles


Summary 2

The Megalopodidae are a small family of leaf beetles, previously included as a subfamily within the Chrysomelidae. One of its constituent subfamilies, Zeugophorinae, which contains a single genus, has also frequently been treated as a subfamily within Chrysomelidae. The family contains approximately 30 genera worldwide, primarily in the nominate subfamily Megalopodinae, and mostly circumtropical.

SoCal Status 3

Known Species per The California Beetle Database .
Zeugophora californica

Sources and Credits

  1. (c) Udo Schmidt, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA),
  2. Adapted by BJ Stacey from a work by (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA),
  3. (c) BJ Stacey, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA)

More Info

iNat Map