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Species Psyrassa brevicornis

Psyrassa brevicornis Linsley - Psyrassa brevicornis Psyrassa brevicornis Linsley - Psyrassa brevicornis
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 Elaphidiini
Genus Psyrassa
Species brevicornis (Psyrassa brevicornis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Author: Linsley 1934
Explanation of Names
brevicornis = short horn
Numbers
5 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Range
South Texas: Starr to Cameron to Kleberg County (Hovore et al. 1987)
Season
May - Sept (Hovore et al. 1987)
Food
Adults taken on dead branches of Acacia (Hovore et al. 1987)
Life Cycle
Taken at lights (Hovore et al. 1987)
Remarks
Type Locality: Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas
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.
Internet References
Type - CAS California Academy of Science
Works Cited
1.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.