Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Coleopterida
Ordo: Coleoptera
Subordo: Polyphaga
Infraordo: Cucujiformia
Superfamilia: Chrysomeloidea
Familia: Chrysomelidae
Subfamilia: Eumolpinae
Genus: Peniticus
Species: P. antiquus - P. plicatus - P. robustus - P. suffusus - P. wallacei


Peniticus Sharp, 1876


* Peniticus Sharp, 1876. Type species: Peniticus suffusus Sharp, 1876, by subsequent designation by Broun (1921: 664) ['More elongate-oval than the type of the genus (1101), ...', where 1101 is the "Broun number" for Peniticus suffusus Sharp, 1876]


* Broun, T. 1921: Descriptions of new genera and species of Coleoptera. Part VII. New Zealand Institute bulletin, 1(7): 591-665. Internet Archive, BUGZ
* Sharp, D. 1876: Descriptions of some new genera and species of New Zealand Coleoptera. Entomologist's monthly magazine, 13: 20-28, 70-77, 97-102. BUGZ

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