Epepeotes desertus

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Epepeotes desertus
Epepeotes desertus Linné, 1758 (3141863646).jpg
A specimen of a Epepeotes desertus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Cerambycidae
Subfamily: Lamiinae
Genus: Epepeotes
Species: E. desertus
Binomial name
Epepeotes desertus
(Linnaeus, 1758)
Synonyms
  • Cerambyx desertus Linneus, 1758
  • Cerambyx fimbriatus Olivier, 1795
  • Diochares fimbriatus Bates, 1877
  • Diochares fimbriatus Pascoe, 1866
  • Lamia fimbriata Olivier, 1792
  • Lamia lineator Fabricius, 1801
  • Lamia lineator Zimsen, 1964

Epepeotes desertus is a species of flat-faced longhorns beetle belonging to the family Cerambycidae, subfamily Lamiinae.

Description[edit]

Epepeotes desertus reaches about 25 millimetres (0.98 in) in length.

Distribution[edit]

This species can be found in Indonesia (Moluccas) and Philippines.

Epepeotes desertus from Ternate Island. Male and female

List of subspecies[edit]

  • Epepeotes desertus desertus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Epepeotes desertus obscurus Aurivillius, 1926
  • Epepeotes desertus rhobetor (Newman, 1842)

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