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The Flat Faced Longhorn Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae, Lamiinae) of Papua Indonesia

by Gerrit Withaar



Tmesisternus politus Blanchard, 1853



dejeani Montrouzier, 1855
equestris Pascoe, 1867
aruensis Gahan, 1916












STATUS: Restricted to Papua and the Aru Islands.
PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Alkmaar Bivak, Bernhard Camp, Bivak Island, Digul River, Kebar, Kloofbivak, Nabire, Noord River (Lorentz River), Tami River, Tanahmerah, Van Weelskamp. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Aru Islands (Moluccas).

DATA SOURCES: BMNH, ZMAN. Literature (see below).







Gressitt, J.L., 1984. Systematics and biogeography of the Longicorn Beetle Tribe Tmesisternini. Pacific Insects Monograph 41: 1-263.