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Species Cathetopteron amoena

Cathetopteron amoena (Hamilton) - Cathetopteron amoena Cathetopteron amoena (Hamilton) - Cathetopteron amoena - male
Classification
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 Lamiinae (Flat-faced Longhorn Beetles)
Tribe Hemilophini
Genus Cathetopteron
Species amoena (Cathetopteron amoena)
Explanation of Names
Cathetopteron amoena Hamilton 1896
amoena (L). 'pleasing, charming' (1)
Numbers
Monotypic genus (2)
Range
southmost TX (Hidalgo and Cameron Co.) - Map (3)(4)
Season
April to Oct (3)
Food
Larval host Celtis - Hackberry (3)
Print References
Hamilton, J. 1896. The Lamiinae of North America. Transactions of the American Entomological Society, 23: 101-178.
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. (3)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.
3.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.
4.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)