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Species Lophalia cyanicollis

Lophalia cyanicollis (Dupont) - Lophalia cyanicollis Blue-necked Bycid - Lophalia cyanicollis Longhorn - Lophalia cyanicollis Insect - Lophalia cyanicollis Mating Long-horned Beetles - Lophalia cyanicollis - male - female Long-horned Beetle - Lophalia cyanicollis Beetle - Lophalia cyanicollis Longhorn Beetle - Lophalia cyanicollis
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 Trachyderini
Subtribe Trachyderina
Genus Lophalia
Species cyanicollis (Lophalia cyanicollis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Lophalia cyanicollis (Dupont)
Orig. Comb: Sphaenothecus cyanicollis Dupont 1838
Explanation of Names
cyanicollis = dark blue neck (1)
Identification

Det. E. G. Riley, 2009
Range
AZ (rarely?), southmost TX (Cameron and Hidalgo Cos.) to so. Mex. - Map (2)(3)
Season
Oct-Nov; common in southmost TX in October on flowers(2)
See Also
Sphaenothecus bivittata Dupont
- Range: sw US
Det. E. G. Riley 2009

Mannophorus laetus LeConte
- Range: w. to s. TX
Print References
Hovore, F.T., R.L. Penrose & R.W. Neck. 1987. The Cerambycidae, or longhorned beetles, of southern Texas: a faunal survey (Coleoptera). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 44(13): 283-334, 20 figs. (2)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)