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- List of species
- Taxa, synonyms
Epicasta is the scientific name of a group of Lamiinae -also called lamiines or flat-faced longhorned beetles-
Epicasta Thomson, 1864
J. Thomson is the author of the original taxon.
The type species is Epicasta ocellata Thomson, 1864.
Epicasta Thomson, 1864 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.
Epicasta has 2 species. The genus is ranked in the Desmiphorini tribe of Lamiinae.
Distribution for species of Epicasta
proposed keys to select
- a) Key to species adapted from (Breuning,1976) [Rhodopinini As.-Aus.] • not translated
- b) Key to species adapted from (Breuning,1976) [Rhodopinini As.-Aus.] • not translated
possible resulting taxa
List of species
2 taxa refer to Epicasta
Some citations found in the bibliography excluding lists and catalogs except with nomenclatural act or image or data
Epicasta Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19 : 90, 385 [ nov div ]
Psaumis Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1866 • 3, 3, 3 : 228, 246 [ nov div ]
Psaumis Pascoe • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1866 • 3, 3, 3 : 228, 246
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- new taxon/name
Epicasta ; Lacordaire • Paris, Libr. Enc. Roret • 1872 • 9, 2 : 490