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Species Tylosis oculatus

Longhorn Beetle - Tylosis oculatus Longhorned Beetle - Tylosis oculatus Oculated Tylo-Bycid - Tylosis oculatus Tylosis oculatus LeConte - Tylosis oculatus type of longhorn? - Tylosis oculatus Beetle - Tylosis oculatus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Cerambycinae
Tribe Trachyderini
Subtribe Trachyderina
Genus Tylosis
Species oculatus (Tylosis oculatus)
Explanation of Names
Tylosis oculatus LeConte 1850
w. & so. TX to so. Mex. - Map (1)(2)
Sept-Dec (1)
hosts: various Malvaceae (Dan Heffern, pers. comm.)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1850-1852. An attempt to classify the longicorn Coleoptera of the part of America north of Mexico. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Serial 2, 2: 5-38, 99-112, 139-178.
Vogt, G.B. 1949. Notes on Cerambycidae from the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Pan-Pacific Entomologist 25(3): 137-144; (4): 175-184.
Internet References
Texas Entomology - Mike Quinn, 2008
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.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)