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Family Cerambycidae - Long-horned Beetles

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A new subspecies of Megacheuma brevipennis (Leconte) from southeastern California (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
By Hovore Frank T.
The Coleopterists Bulletin 33(4):459-463., 1979
Describes Megacheuma brevipennis tiemanni and gives notes on habitat, distribution for the genus.

Stenhomalus taiwanus Matsushita (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) is new to the USA
By Holt B.D.
Col. Bull. 70:134-136, 2016
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An infrequently taken Texan cerambycid beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
By Downie, N.M.
The Coleopterists Bulletin 41(4): 301., 1987

Downie, N.M. 1987. An infrequently taken Texan cerambycid beetle (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 41(4): 301.

A Distributional and Taxonomic Study of the Genus Crossidius (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae)
By E. G. Linsley & J. A. Chemsak
Entomological Society of America Miscellaneous Publications 3(2):26-54., 1961
A very informative and useful treatment of the genus, covering the 15 species (+ 35 more subspecies!) of Crossidius as circumscribed at the time of publication.
Includes keys to species, description of species & subspecies, and detailed range well as introductory info on biology, host plants, etc.

According Larry Bezark's 2015 Checklist (see pp. 186-7), two more species have been described since Linsley & Chemsak's 1961 work here:

C. grahami Morris & Wappes, 2013   [Range: Georgia, interesting disjunct from the western range for the remainder of the genus]

A review of the genus Tragidion Audinet-Serville, 1834 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae: Trachyderini)
By Swift I., Ray A.M.
Zootaxa 1892: 1-25, 2008

Review of the genus Sphaenothecus Dupont (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
By Chemsak J.A., Noguera F.A.
Pan-Pac. Entomol. 74: 12-26, 1998

Notes on the biology and distribution of the tribe Agallissini in North America (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae)
By Thomas Austin, Daniel Heffern, Robert Gemmill, Brian Raber, & Mike Quinn
Zootaxa 4457 (3): 444–454, 2018
Full text available at: Zootaxa

New distributional records, new larval host records, various collecting notes, and observations are reported for the North
American species of the tribe Agallissini LeConte, 1873 (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae: Cerambycinae): Agallissus lepturoides
(Duponchel & Chevrolat, 1841), Osmopleura chamaeropis (Horn, 1893), and Zagymnus clerinus (LeConte, 1873).
The species are illustrated and distribution maps are provided.

A New Species of Batyle from Utah (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
By Josef N. Knull
The Ohio Journal of Science. v68 n4, 233-234, 1968
Batyle knowltoni Knull 1968
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