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Species Hypexilis pallida

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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 Cerambycinae
Tribe Graciliini
Genus Hypexilis
Species pallida (Hypexilis pallida)
Explanation of Names
Hypexilis pallida Horn 1885
pallida = 'pale'
Size
5.5 mm (Horn 1885)
Range
sw. US (AZ-TX) & n. Mexico(1)
Habitat
Mostly collected at lights
Season
Apr-Oct(2)(1)(BG data); common at lights since early Mar in Brazos Co., TX
Food
Beaten and reared from willow (Salix)(1), beaten from elm (Ulmus)(3)
Print References
Horn G.H. (1885) Descriptions of some new Cerambycidae with notes. Trans. Am. Ent. Soc. 12: 173-197.
Turnbow R.H., Wappes J.E. (1981) New host and distributional records for Texas Cerambycidae (Coleoptera). Southwestern Entomologist 6: 75–80.
Works Cited
1.The Cerambycidae, or longhorned beetles, of southern Texas: a faunal survey (Coleoptera)
Hovore F.T., Penrose R.L., Neck R.W. 1987. Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. 44: 283-334.
2.The Cerambycidae of north-central Texas.
Lingafelter, S.W. & N.V. Horner. 1993. Coleopterists Bulletin, 47(2): 159-191.
3.Abundance and distribution of potential arthropod prey species in a typical Golden-cheeked Warbler habitat.
Quinn, M.A. 2000. Unpublished Thesis. Texas A&M University, College Station. ix + 182 pp.