Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Mecas ambigena

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


Mecas (Mecas) ambigena Bates, 1881

H. W. Bates is the author of the original taxon.

Mecas (Mecas) ambigena Bates, 1881 is the full name of the group-species in the taxonomic classification system.

The species is combined with the Mecas genus ranked in the Phytoeciini 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
~40,000 sp.
subfamily
Lamiinae
19,953 sp.
tribe
Phytoeciini
568 sp.
genus
Mecas
18 sp.
subgenus
Mecas
16 sp.
species
ambigena


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for Mecas ambigena



Group

ambigena

Subgroup of



Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Mecas ambigena



Bibliography

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

  • Mecas (Mecas) ambigena ; Chemsak & Linsley • Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. • 1973 • ser. 5, 39, 12  : 173 [ cit ]
  • Mecas pseudambigena Breuning • Mém. Soc. ent. Belg. • 1955 • 27  : 147 [ nov loc ]
  • Mecas ambigena ; Aurivillius • Coleopt. Cat. • 1923 • 74  : 538 [ cit ]
  • Oberea ambigenus ; Lameere • Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. • 1883 • 26  : 70 [ cit ]
  • Mecas ambigenus Bates • Biol. Centr. Amer. • 1881 • 5  : 203 [ nov ]