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Species Peritapnia fabra

Little black Long horn - Peritapnia fabra Peritapnia fabra Horn - Peritapnia fabra Bycid - Peritapnia fabra Peritapnia fabra? - Peritapnia fabra
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 Acanthoderini
Genus Peritapnia
Species fabra (Peritapnia fabra)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author of both genus and sp.: Horn 1894
Syn: Acanthoderes wickhami Leng 1896
Explanation of Names
fab is Latin for bean, possible reference to a host, but Horn (1894) makes no mention of a host.
1 sp. n. of Mex. (1)
Type: 9.5 mm (Horn 1894)
s AZ, w TX / Mex (1),(BG data)
June-July (BG data)
Type Locality: Arizona, south of Tucson. (Horn 1894)
Print References
Hamilton, J. 1896. Physocnemum violaceipenne n. s., Copris gopheri, Spalacopsis filum and Ancylocera brevicornis. Entomol. News, 7(9): 286-287.
Horn, G.H. 1894. The Coleoptera of Baja California. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, (2)4: 302-449. Full Text
Leng, C.W. & J. Hamilton. 1896. The Lamiinae of North America. Trans. Amer. Entomol. Soc., 23: 101-178.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.