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Subspecies Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis

Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis Martins & Chemsak - Neocompsa puncticollis Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis Martins & Chemsak - Neocompsa puncticollis Cerambycidae - Neocompsa puncticollis
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Cerambycinae
Tribe Ibidionini
Genus Neocompsa
Species puncticollis (Neocompsa puncticollis)
Subspecies orientalis (Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis)
Explanation of Names
Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis Martins & Chemsak 1966
Neocompsa puncticollis (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Compsa puncticollis LeConte, 1873
Size
5.2 mm (BG data)
Identification
note elytral setae in rows

Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis Martins & Chemsak
Det. F. Skillman
Range
coastal south TX (Hidalgo & San Patricio Cos.) / Mexico (NL, TA, SLP, VC, OA) (1)
Remarks
Vogt (1949) coll'ed a single spmn at lights in Pharr, Hidalgo Co., TX in August ID'd as Neocompsa puncticollis orientalis Martins & Chemsak. (1)
Dan Heffern reported four more spmns from Hidalgo Co. (D. Heffern, pers. comm. to MAQ, 2019)
Fred Skillman coll'ed a spmn at Welder Wildlife Refuge, San Patricio County, TX in September 2014 (BG data)
Print References
Hovore, F.T., R.L. Penrose & R.W. Neck. 1987. The Cerambycidae, or longhorned beetles, of southern Texas: a faunal survey (Coleoptera). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 44(13): 283-334, 20 figs. (1)
LeConte, J.L. 1873. New species of North American Coleoptera. Part II. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections, 264(2): 169-240. (Full Text)
Martins, U.R. and J.A. Chemsak. 1966. Synopsis of the known Mexican Ibidionini (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 39(3): 454-467. (JSTOR)
Vogt, B.G. 1949. Notes on Cerambycidae from the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 25(3): 137-144; (4): 175-184.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.The Cerambycidae, or longhorned beetles, of southern Texas: a faunal survey (Coleoptera)
Hovore F.T., Penrose R.L., Neck R.W. 1987. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 44: 283-334.