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Tribe Dorcaschematini

Dorcaschema alternatum (Say) - Dorcaschema alternatum Dorcaschema wildii Flat-faced longhorn - Dorcaschema wildii Small Mulberry Borer - Dorcaschema alternatum Spotted longhorned beetle - Dorcaschema wildii Longhorned Beetle - Dorcaschema wildii Dorcaschema alternatum?? - Dorcaschema alternatum Dorcaschema wildii
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Long-horned Beetles)
Subfamily Lamiinae (Flat-Faced Longhorns)
Tribe Dorcaschematini
Explanation of Names
Dorcaschematini Thomson 1860
4 spp. of a single genus in the New World, all in our area(1), >140 spp. in 9 genera worldwide(2)
primarily Old World group, by far most diverse in tropical Asia(2)