Coleoptera Cerambycidae Lamiinae


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  • List of species
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  • Bibliography

Mecotetartus

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


Mecotetartus Bates, 1872

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

The type species is Mecotetartus antennatus Bates, 1872.

Mecotetartus Bates, 1872 is the full name of the group-genus in the taxonomic classification system.

Mecotetartus has 1 species. The genus is ranked in the Acanthocinini 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
20,006 sp.
tribe
Acanthocinini
1,996 sp.
genus
Mecotetartus
1 sp.


Region

geographical distribution

Distribution for species of Mecotetartus



Group

Mecotetartus

Subgroup of

Subdivided into 1 species


List of species

1 species

  • Mecotetartus antennatus Bates, 1872
    • Nicaragua • Granada Prov., Reserva Silvestre Domitila • 1♂1♀ • 12-13 mm • v-2009 • lam.#13193, 13194
    datas on labels of lamiines in author's collection
    datas


Taxa, synonyms

2 taxa refer to Mecotetartus

  • Mecotetartus Bates, 1872 [ sp. type : Mecotetartus antennatus Bates, 1872 ]
  • Eutessus LeConte, 1873 [ sp. type : Eutessus asper LeConte, 1873 ]


Bibliography

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

  • Mecotetartus = Eutessus ; Horn • Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. • 1875 • 5  : 150 [ cit ]
  • Mecotetartus ; Horn • Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. • 1875 • 5  : 150 [ cit syn ]
  • Eutessus LeConte • Smithson. Misc. Colls. • 1873 • 11, 264  : 235 [ nov ]
  • Mecotetartus Bates • The Trans. Entomol. Soc. London • 1872  : 213 [ nov ]