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Tribe Onciderini

Mequite Girdler, female - Oncideres rhodosticta - female Mesquite Girdler - Oncideres rhodosticta - female Bycid found dead at Borderpatrol station in Amado - Lochmaeocles marmoratus Lochmaeocles marmoratus Casey - Lochmaeocles marmoratus twig girdler - Oncideres cingulata Longhorn - Oncideres cingulata 919W09 - Oncideres pustulata Oncideres cingulata? - Oncideres cingulata
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 Onciderini
Explanation of Names
Onciderini Thomson 1860
8 spp. in 3 genera in our area, almost 500 spp. in >80 genera total(1)(2)
online identification guide in(3)
neotropical group slightly represented in our area: only Oncideres cingulata ranges north of the sates bordering Mexico(1)(2)