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Species Cymatodera obliquefasciata

Cymatodera obliquefasciata Schaeffer - Cymatodera obliquefasciata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Cleroidea
Family Cleridae (Checkered Beetles)
Subfamily Tillinae
Genus Cymatodera
Species obliquefasciata (Cymatodera obliquefasciata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Syn: Bogcia obliquefasciata (Schaeffer)
Justification for retaining Cymatodera obliquefasciata within Cymatodera instead of transferring it to Bogcia is provided by Burke (2013).
Explanation of Names
Cymatodera obliquefasciata Schaeffer 1904
10-11 mm (Schaeffer 1904)
NM-s.TX / Mex. - Map (1)(2)
collected on Texas Ebony (Ebenopsis ebano =Acacia flexicaulis) (Schaeffer 1904)
Type Locality: Esperanza Ranch, Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas
Print References
Schaeffer C. (1904) New genera and species of Coleoptera. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 12: 197-236. (Full text)
Burke A.F. (2013) Six new species of Cymatodera from Mexico and Central America and the retention of Cymatodera obliquefasciata as a valid name (Cleridae, Tillinae). ZooKeys 299: 49–75.
Internet References
Lectotype Info - USNM, NMNH, Smithsonian