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Tribe Mesosini

Thought this was a Dascillus sp but friend says no - Synaphaeta guexi Flat-Faced Longhorn Beetle - Synaphaeta guexi longhorn beetle - Synaphaeta guexi Flat-faced Longhorn - Synaphaeta guexi Spotted Tree Borer  - Synaphaeta guexi - male Spotted Tree Borer - Synaphaeta guexi - female Spotted Tree Borer - Synaphaeta guexi Spotted Tree Borer - Synaphaeta guexi
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 Lamiinae (Flat-faced Longhorn Beetles)
Tribe Mesosini
Explanation of Names
Mesosini Mulsant 1839
a single species in our area, 2 spp. in 2 genera in the New World(1), >620 spp. in ~90 genera worldwide(2)
tropical group, feebly represented outside the Oriental Region(2); in our area, BC to so. CA(1)