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Species Tylonotus masoni

Tylonotus masoni  (Knull) - Tylonotus masoni
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 Hesperophanini
Genus Tylonotus
Species masoni (Tylonotus masoni)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Tylonotus masoni (Knull)
Orig. Comb: Elaphidion masoni Knull 1928
Numbers
2 spp., both Nearctic (1)
Size
8-10 mm (2)
Range
e US to TX (not FL) (2),(3)
Season
June-August (2),(3)
Food
larval feeding habits unknown (2),(3)
Remarks
very rare sp. (3), attracted to UV lights (2)
Print References
Burne, J.C. 1998. Notes on the Cerambycidae of Georgia. The Coleopterists Bulletin 52: 393. (Full PDF)
Knull, J.N. 1928. Two new Cerambycidae. Entomol. News, 39(1): 11-13.
MacRae, T. C. 1993. Annotated checklist of the longhorned beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae and Disteniidae) occurring in Missouri. Insecta Mundi 7:223–252. (Full PDF)
Internet References
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.
2.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
3.Illustrated Key to the Longhorned Woodboring Beetles of the Eastern United States
Steven W. Lingafelter. 2008. Coleopterists Society.