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  • Chadwick, D. H. 1998. Planet of the Beetles: From humble ladybugs to brilliant scarabs, beetles both help and bedevil us. A third of the world's identified insects are beetles, and they are everywhere. NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC. 193: 100-119.
  • Chrysomelidae
  • Gorb, S. N.; Sinha, M.; Peressadko, A.; Daltorio, K. A.; Quinn, R. D. 2007. Insects did it first: a micropatterned adhesive tape for robotic applications. Bioinspiration & Biomimetics. 2: S117-S125.
  • Hilty, J. Editor. 2015. Insect Visitors of Illinois Wildflowers.  World Wide Web electronic publication., version (09/2015) 
    See:   Abbreviations for Insect ActivitiesAbbreviations for Scientific ObserversReferences for behavioral observations
  • Lawrence, J. F., and A. F. Newton, Jr. / Pakaluk, James, and Stanislaw Adam Slipinski, eds. 1995. Families and subfamilies of Coleoptera (with selected genera, notes, references and data on family-group names). Biology, Phylogeny, and Classification of Coleoptera: Papers Celebrating the 80th Birthday of Roy A. Crowson, vol. 2. 779-1006
  • M. Schmitt, “Stridulaton in leaf beetles (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae)”, in Novel aspects of the biology of Chrysomelidae, P. H. Jolivet, M. L. Cox, and E. Petitpierre Dordrecht: Springer Netherlands, 1994, pp. 319 - 325.   doi:10.1007/978-94-011-1781-410.1007/978-94-011-1781-4_25 External link.
  • Riley, Edward G., Shawn M. Clark, and Terry N. Seeno. 2003. Catalog of the leaf beetles of America north of Mexico (Coleoptera: Megalopodidae, Orsodacnidae and Chrysomelidae, excluding Bruchinae). Coleopterists Society Special Publication no. 1. 290
  • Steven Vogel. 2003. Comparative Biomechanics: Life's Physical World. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 580 p.
  • WoRMS (2015). Chrysomelidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at


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