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Tribe Apomecynini

Small Longhorn Beetle - Sybra alternans Small Longhorn Beetle - Sybra alternans Small Longhorn Beetle - Sybra alternans Adetus Adetus Dorcasta cinerea (Horn) - Dorcasta cinerea Dorcasta cinerea 829W05 Dorcasta cinerea - Dorcasta cinerea
Classification
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 Apomecynini
Explanation of Names
Apomecynini Thomson 1860
Numbers
6 spp. in 4 genera in our area, 320 spp. in 44 genera in the New World(1), almost 1,800 spp. in ~250 genera worldwide(2)
Range
pantropical group (esp. rich in SE Asia & Australia) barely represented in NA (only in so. US)(1)(2)