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Species Dorcasta cinerea

Ashen Bycid - Dorcasta cinerea Dorcasta cinerea (Horn) - Dorcasta cinerea Dorcasta cinerea (Horn) - Dorcasta cinerea Dorcasta cinerea LH - Dorcasta cinerea Dorcasta cinerea (Horn) - Dorcasta cinerea Dorcasta cinerea unknown insect - Dorcasta cinerea
Classification
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 Apomecynini
Genus Dorcasta
Species cinerea (Dorcasta cinerea)
Other Common Names
Ashen Bycid
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Dorcasta cinerea (Horn)
Orig. Comb: Aegilopsis cinerea Horn 1860
Explanation of Names
cinere (L). 'ashes' (1)
Numbers
1 sp. n. of Mex.
Size
6-11 (2)
Range
mostly: TX-OK / ne. Mex - Map (3)(4)
Season
June-Nov (3),(BG data)
Food
Stem borers of living herbaceous plants (3)
Remarks
Type Locality: Texas
Print References
Horn, G.H. 1860. Descriptions of new North American Coleoptera, in the cabinet of the Entomological Society of Philadelphia. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 12: 569-571, plate 8.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
3.Illustrated Key to the Longhorned Woodboring Beetles of the Eastern United States
Steven W. Lingafelter. 2008. Coleopterists Society.
4.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)