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Tribe Monochamini

unknown Coleoptera - Monochamus scutellatus - male White-spotted Sawyer - Monochamus scutellatus Longhorn Beetle - Monochamus notatus Hebestola nebulosa Pine Sawyer - Monochamus obtusus Long-horned Beetle - Monochamus Monochamus notatus Monochamus titillator
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 Monochamini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
treated as Lamiini in(1)
Explanation of Names
Monochamini Gistel 1848
22 spp. in 7 genera in our area, ~110 spp. in 16 genera in the New World(2), ~1,540 spp. in ~270 genera worldwide(3)
mostly palaeotropical (over half of the spp. Oriental), the nearctic fauna being by far the least diverse among major zoogeographical regions(3)