Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • Gallery
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  • Key to subgroups
  • Implemented key
  • List of species
  • Taxa, synonyms
  • Bibliography

Dorcasta

Dorcasta is the scientific name of a group of Lamiinae -also called lamiines or flat-faced longhorned beetles-


Dorcasta Pascoe, 1858

F.P. Pascoe is the author of the original taxon.

The type species is Dorcasta oryx Pascoe, 1858.

Dorcasta Pascoe, 1858 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Dorcasta has 11 species. The genus is ranked in the Apomecynini tribe of Lamiinae.


Classification

kingdom
Animalia
~1,200,000 sp.
phylum
Arthropoda
~1,000,000 sp.
class
Insecta
~830,000 sp.
order
Coleoptera
~350,000 sp.
family
Cerambycidae
~35,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,978 sp.
tribe
Apomecynini
1,802 sp.
genus
Dorcasta
11 sp.


Gallery

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Dorcasta dasycera, ♂, Apomecynini, French Guiana
Dorcasta dasycera

Apomecynini
French Guiana


Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography • use implemented key in next section



Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens

proposed key to select

  • a) Key to species adapted from (Bezark&al.,2018)


List of species

11 species

  • Dorcasta birai Bezark & al., 2018
  • Dorcasta borealis Breuning, 1940
  • Dorcasta cinerea (Horn, 1860)
  • Dorcasta crassicornis Pascoe, 1858
  • Dorcasta dasycera (Erichson, 1848)
    • Nicaragua • Granada Prov., Reserva Silvestre Domitila • 2♂ • 7 mm • vi-2005 • lam.#8733, 8734
    • French Guiana • Montsinery • 1♀ • 8 mm • ix-1986 • lam.#5715
    • French Guiana • Remire, route des Plages • 1♂ • 8 mm • viii-2007 • lam.#9770
    • Mexico • Quintana Roo, Playa Del Carmen, El Marlyn Azul • 14♂7♀ • 7.5-9 mm • iv-2009 • lam.#11941, 11942, 11943, 11944, 11947, 11948, 11949, 11950, 11952, 11953…
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas
    picture
  • Dorcasta gracilis Fisher, 1932
  • Dorcasta implicata Melzer, 1935
  • Dorcasta parkeri Bezark & al., 2018
  • Dorcasta quadrispinosa Breuning, 1940
  • Dorcasta rifkindi Bezark & al., 2018
  • Dorcasta singularis Martins & Galileo, 2001


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Dorcasta



Bibliography

Some citations found in the bibliography excluding lists and catalogs except with nomenclatural act or illustration or data

  • Dorcasta ; Bezark & al. • Zootaxa • 2018 • 4399, 1  : 50 [ cit key div ]
    more info

    Dorcasta ; Bezark & al. • Zootaxa • 2018 • 4399, 1 : 50 [ cit key div ]

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key ; remark
  • Dorcasta ; Gahan • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1895 • 1895  : 127 [ cit ]
  • Dorcasta ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 95, 388 [ cit ]
  • Aegilopsis ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 98, 389 [ cit ]
  • Aegilopsis Horn • Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. • 1860 • 12  : 571 [ nov ]
  • Dorcasta Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1858 • 2, 4  : 264 [ nov div ]
    more info

    Dorcasta Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1858 • 2, 4 : 264 [ nov div ]

    General information

    • description