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Species Megacyllene angulifera

Megacyllene comanchei - Megacyllene angulifera Megacyllene sp. - Megacyllene angulifera
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 Clytini
Genus Megacyllene
Species angulifera (Megacyllene angulifera)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Megacyllene angulifera (Casey)
Orig. Comb: Cyllene angulifera Casey, 1912
Syn: Megacyllene comanchei Rice & Morris 1992
Range
Great Plains (n. TX to AB & MB) (1)
Food
with the exception of Megacyllene caryae, the larval hosts of members of Megacyllene seem to be restricted to Fabaceae (1)
Print References
Blodgett, S., M.A. Ivie, and M. Majerus. 2005. First larval host record for Megacyllene angulifera (Casey) (Cerambycidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 59(2): 258–259. (BioOne)
Hart C.J., and M.A. Ivie. 2013. Synonymy of Megacyllene comanchei Rice and Morris and Megacyllene angulifera (Casey) (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 67(2): 89-93. (BioOne)
Rice, M. E., and R. F. Morris. 1992. Megacyllene comanchei, a new species of longhorned beetle (Cerambycidae: Coleoptera) from Texas. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 65(2): 200–202. (JSTOR)
Internet References
Beetles In The Bush - T.C. MacRae, 2008
Works Cited
1.Synonymy of Megacyllene comanchei Rice and Morris and Megacyllene angulifera (Casey) (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
Hart C.J., Ivie M.A. 2013. The Coleopterists Bulletin 67(2): 89-93.