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Species Cyphonotida rostrata

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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 Lepturinae (Flower Longhorns)
Tribe Lepturini
Genus Cyphonotida
Species rostrata (Cyphonotida rostrata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cyphonotida rostrata (Bates) 1872
Syn: laevicollis
Numbers
Monotypic genus w/ 2 sspp n. of Mex.
Cyphonotida rostrata borealis Linsley & Chemsak 1976 - AZ
Cyphonotida rostrata texana Giesbert & Hovore 1998 - TX
Identification

C. r. texana Giesbert & Hovore 1998
Det. E. G. Riley, 2009
Range
Cyphonotida rostrata: AZ, TX / Mex to S. Amer
C. r. texana - Palm Grove, Bentsen & Santa Ana in Southmost Texas, south to El Salvador (Hovore et al. 1987)
C. r. borealis - AZ / n. Mex.
Season
Aug-Sept in AZ (BG data)
October in Texas (Hovore et al. 1987)
Print References
Giesbert, E.F. & F.T. Hovore. 1998. Descriptions and synonymies in the North American Lepturini. Occasional Papers of the Consortium Coleopterorum 2(1): 16-23.
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.
Linsley, E.G. & J.A. Chemsak. 1976. Cerambycidae of North America. Part VI, No. 2. Taxonomy and classification of the subfamily Lepturinae. Univ. Calif. Publs Ent., Berkeley, 80: ix + 186 pp., 50 figs.
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