Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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Mecas

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


Mecas LeConte, 1852

J.L. LeConte is the author of the original taxon.

Mecas LeConte, 1852 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Mecas has 2 subgenera and 18 species and subspecies (17 species plus 1 non-nominal subspecies). This genus is ranked in the Saperdini 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
Saperdini
2,342 sp.
genus
Mecas
17 sp.


Region

World  [18]

distribution map

Distribution for species of Mecas...



Group

Mecas  [18]

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 2 subgenera...
Subdivided into 2 subgenera


List of species

18 species and subspecies (17 species and 1 non-nominal subspecies)...

18 species and subspecies (17 species and 1 non-nominal subspecies)

  • Mecas alboviticollis Breuning, 1955
  • Mecas ambigena Bates, 1881
  • Mecas bicallosa Martin, 1924
  • Mecas cana cana (Newman, 1840)
  • Mecas cana saturnina (LeConte, 1859)
  • Mecas cineracea Casey, 1913
  • Mecas cinerea (Newman, 1840)
  • Mecas cirrosa Chemsak & Linsley, 1973
  • Mecas confusa Chemsak & Linsley, 1973
  • Mecas femoralis (Haldeman, 1847)
  • Mecas humeralis Chemsak & Linsley, 1973
  • Mecas linsleyi Knull, 1975
  • Mecas marginella LeConte, 1873
  • Mecas marmorata Gahan, 1892
  • Mecas menthae Chemsak & Linsley, 1973
  • Mecas oberoides Bates, 1881
  • Mecas pergrata (Say, 1824)
  • Mecas sericeus (Thomson, 1864)


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Mecas...

2 taxa refer to Mecas



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

  • Mecas LeConte • J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. • 1852 • 2, 2  : 155 [ nov ]
  • Mecas ; Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 114, 397
  • Pannychis Thomson • Mém. Soc. R. Sci. Liège • 1864 • 19  : 127, 402 [ nov div ]
  • Mecas ; Breuning • Frustula Ent. • 1961 • 3, 4  : 4 [ div ]