Chrysomeloidea


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Chrysomeloidea

[¦kris·ə·mə′lȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A superfamily of coleopteran insects in the suborder Polyphaga.
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Molecular chronograms for beetles that focused on relationships at the level of series or superfamily and were calibrated with information from the geological record to produce a timetree are so far available only for the cucujiform superfamilies Chrysomeloidea (Farrell, 1998; Gomez-Zurita et al.