POLYCESTINAE, Lacordaire, 1857

Peck, Stewart B., Thomas, Michael C. & Robert H. Turnbow, Jr., 2014, The diversity and distributions of the beetles (Insecta: Coleoptera) of the Guadeloupe Archipelago (Grande-Terre, Basse-Terre, La Désirade, Marie-Galante, Les Saintes, and Petite-Terre), Lesser Antilles, Insecta Mundi 2014 (352), pp. 1-156: 48

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5178825

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

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scientific name

POLYCESTINAE
status

 

SUBFAMILY POLYCESTINAE  

TRIBE HAPLOSTETHINI  

Micrasta creola Obenberger 1936: 144   ; Paulian 1947b: 152; Bellamy 2008 -2009: 140; Brûlé 2012: 42. Distribution. Guadeloupe; single island endemic. Notes. In Bellamy 1990: 124 as Cuba, in error.

Micrasta gyleki Obenberger 1917: 90   ; Fisher 1925: 201; Paulian 1947b: 153; Bellamy 2008 -2009: 140; Brûlé 2012: 42. Distribution. Guadeloupe; single island endemic.

Micrasta pygmaeola Obenberger 1917: 91   ; Fisher 1925: 202; Paulian 1947b: 152; Bellamy 2008 -2009: 142; Brûlé 2012: 42. Distribution. Guadeloupe; single island endemic.

Micrasta strandi Obenberger 1936: 145   ; Paulian 1947b: 153; Bellamy 2008 -2009: 142; Brûlé 2012: 42. Distribution. Guadeloupe; single island endemic.

TRIBE ACMAEODERINI  

Acmaeodera flavomarginata (Gray)   1832: 358 ( Buprestis   ); Fleutiaux and Sallé 1890: 405 (accidental record of Guadeloupe, seemingly not established); Fisher 1925: 36; Paulian 1947b: 196 (notes that the species is established); Bellamy 2008 -2009: 196; Brûlé 2012: 42. = Acmaeodera contigua Kerremans 1897: 42   of Guadeloupe. Distribution. Guadeloupe; introduced to Lesser Antilles. USA (AZ, TX), Mexico   , Guatemala, Nicaragua.

Acmaeodera villiersi Descarpentries 1981: 129   ; Bellamy 2008 -2009: 271; Brûlé 2012: 42. Distribution. Guadeloupe; single island endemic.

TRIBE POLYCESTINI  

Polycesta depressa   (L.) 1771: 533 ( Buprestis   ); Fisher 1925: 25; Paulian 1947b: 145; Cobos 1981: 68; Schiller 2004: 9; Touroult 2005: 87; Bellamy 2008 -2009: 370; Brûlé 2012: 42. = Polycesta porcata Laporte and Gory 1837: 2   of Guadeloupe; Wolcott   1950: 275; Valentine and Ivie 2005: 276. = Polycesta karakera Chevrolat 1836: 55   , Fleutiaux and Sallé 1898: 404 of Guadeloupe. Distribution. La Désirade, Guadeloupe, Guana, Jamaica, Les Saintes, Martinique, Petit Terre, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia. French Guiana, Guyana, Venezuela; Lesser Antilles and Latin America   . Notes. The species may be distributed by commerce in wood and products such as furniture ( Wolcott   1950: 276). Larvae are known to develop in wood of species of Pimenta sp.   , Eugenia spp.   , Melicococcus sp., Bucida sp.   , Averrhoa sp.   , and Coccoloba uvifera   L.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Coleoptera

Family

Buprestidae

Loc

POLYCESTINAE

Peck, Stewart B., Thomas, Michael C. & Robert H. Turnbow, Jr. 2014
2014
Loc

Acmaeodera villiersi

Brule, S. 2012: 42
Descarpentries, A. 1981: 129
1981
Loc

Micrasta creola

Brule, S. 2012: 42
Bellamy, C. L. 1990: 124
Paulian, R. 1947: 152
1947
Loc

Micrasta gyleki

Brule, S. 2012: 42
Paulian, R. 1947: 153
1947
Loc

Micrasta pygmaeola

Brule, S. 2012: 42
Paulian, R. 1947: 152
1947
Loc

Micrasta strandi

Brule, S. 2012: 42
Paulian, R. 1947: 153
1947
Loc

Polycesta depressa

Brule, S. 2012: 42
Touroult, J. 2005: 87
Valentine, B. D. & M. A. Ivie 2005: 276
Schiller, W. 2004: 9
Cobos, A. 1981: 68
Wolcott, G. N. 1950: 275
Wolcott, G. N. 1950: 276
Paulian, R. 1947: 145
1947