- Three Flea Beetle species

© Taina Litwak CMI
US Dept. of Agriculture, Darnestown Maryland US

This piece Illustrates dorsal views of 3 species of Chrysomilid beetles: Parategyrius unicolor, Monomacra jamaicensis, and Kuschelina sharpi.
The paintings are based on drawings done from pinned specimens in the National Museum of Natural History, Washington DC.

PURPOSE

These are 3 of approximately 60 paintings to be published by Smithsonian Press in 2022 in a volume - Flea Beetles of the West Indies

EQUIPMENT / TECHNIQUE

Maya, AfterEffects

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