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Species Gyascutus planicosta

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 Elateriformia
Superfamily Buprestoidea - Metallic Wood-boring and False Jewel Beetles
Family Buprestidae - Metallic Wood-boring Beetles
Subfamily Chrysochroinae
Tribe Dicercini
Subtribe Hippomelanina
Genus Gyascutus
No Taxon subgenus Gyascutus
Species planicosta - Gyascutus planicosta

Subspecies cribriceps - Gyascutus planicosta cribriceps
Subspecies obliteratus - Gyascutus planicosta obliteratus
Subspecies planicosta - Gyascutus planicosta planicosta