Stator (genus)

Stator is a genus of seed beetles in the family Chrysomelidae. There are about 14 described species in Stator.[1][2][3][4][5] Most members of the genus specialize on legumes.[6]

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Stator limbatus
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Chrysomelidae
Tribe: Bruchini
Genus: Stator
Bridwell, 1946


These 14 species belong to the genus Stator:

Data sources: i = ITIS,[1] c = Catalogue of Life,[2] g = GBIF,[3] b =[4]


  1. ^ a b "Stator Report". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  2. ^ a b "Browse Stator". Catalogue of Life. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  3. ^ a b "Stator". GBIF. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  4. ^ a b "Stator Genus Information". Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  5. ^ "North American Cryptocephalus species (Chrysomelidae, Cryptocephalinae)". Texas Entomology. Retrieved 2018-04-28.
  6. ^ Johnson, C. D., and J. M. Kingsolver. 1976. Systematics of Stator of North and Central America (Coleoptera: Bruchidae). U.S. Department of Agriculture Technical Bulletin 1537:1–101.