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Tenomerga cinerea  (Say, 1831)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 685618

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cupes concolor Westwood, 1835
    Tenomerga concolor (Westwood, 1835)
    Cupes cinerea Say, 1835
    Cupes trilineata Melsheimer, 1846
    Cupes oculatus Casey, 1897
    Tenomerga cinereus (Say, 1831)
    Cupes cinerea Say, 1831
    Cupes trilineatus Melsheimer, 1846
  Common Name(s):    
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumArthropoda  – Artrópode, arthropodes, arthropods  
                SubphylumHexapoda  – hexapods  
                   ClassInsecta  – insects, hexapoda, inseto, insectes  
                      SubclassPterygota  – insects ailés, winged insects  
                         InfraclassNeoptera  – modern, wing-folding insects  
                               OrderColeoptera Linnaeus, 1758 – beetles, coléoptères, besouro  
                                  SuborderArchostemata Kolbe, 1908  
                                     FamilyCupedidae Laporte, 1836 – reticulated beetles  
                                        GenusTenomerga Neboiss, 1984  
                                           SpeciesTenomerga cinerea (Say, 1831)  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bosquet, Yves  
  Publication Date: 1994   
  Article/Chapter Title: On Thomas Say's entomological publications printed in New Harmony, Indiana   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Entomological News, vol. 104, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-14   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0013-872X   
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: Tenomerga cinerea   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ge, Si-Qin, and Xing-Ke Yang  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title: Two new Chinese species of Tenomerga Neboiss (Coleoptera: Cupedidae), with a world catalog of the genus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceeding of the Entomological Society of Washington, vol. 106, no. 3   
  Page(s): 631-638   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0013-8797   
  Reference for: Tenomerga cinerea   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Canada, Native  
    Continental US, Native  



  Comment: Refer to Bosquet (1994 "1993") regarding the appropriate publications & years for this name and others by Say. The 1835 name in this case is a republication of the 1831 name (which is senior to Cupes concolor Westwood 1835)  



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