Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • 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 10 species. This 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
20,081 sp.
tribe
Apomecynini
1,787 sp.
genus
Dorcasta
10 sp.


Gallery

Last images posted online

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Last images of Dorcasta, to see more: Plate in gallery Box in collection
Dorcasta dasycera, ♂, Apomecynini, French Guiana
Dorcasta dasycera

Apomecynini
French Guiana
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Key to subgroups

Some keys and updates found in the bibliography...

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

  • key of Dorcasta • see Bezark & al., 2018


Implemented key

Use key to determinate specimens...

proposed key to select

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


List of species

10 species...

10 species

  • Dorcasta birai Bezark & al., 2018
  • Dorcasta borealis Breuning, 1940
  • Dorcasta cinerea (Horn, 1860)
  • Dorcasta crassicornis Pascoe, 1858
  • Dorcasta dasycera (Erichson, 1848)
    image
    • Nicaragua, Granada Prov., Reserva Silvestre Domitila • 2♂ • 7 mm • vi-2005 • lam.#8733, 8734
    • Guyane, Montsinery • 1♀ • 8 mm • ix-1986 • lam.#5715
    • Guyane, Remire, route des Plages • 1♂ • 8 mm • viii-2007 • lam.#9770
    • Mexique, 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
  • 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...

2 taxa refer to Dorcasta



Bibliography

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

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

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

    Dorcasta Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1858 • 2, 4 : 264

    General information

    • description
    • new taxon/name
  • Aegilopsis Horn • Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. • 1860 • 12  : 571 [ nov ]
  • Dorcasta ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 95, 388
  • Aegilopsis ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 98, 389
  • Dorcasta ; Gahan • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1895 • 1895  : 127
  • Dorcasta ; Bezark & al. • Zootaxa • 2018 • 4399, 1  : 50 [ key div ]
    details

    Dorcasta ; Bezark & al. • Zootaxa • 2018 • 4399, 1 : 50

    General information

    • distinctive characters ; key ; remark