Genus Agra has 545 species, all of them Neotropical. One species, Agra rileyi, has a range that includes south Texas (Bousquet 2012).
The beetle shown here is an Agra sp. in the palmata species group. Determined by Dr. Terry Erwin, Smithsonian Institution.
Photo notes: 3 August 2016. At lights, Berg en Dal, Brokopondo district, Suriname.
GPS data: 5.1494, -55.0692. Elevation 12 meters above sea level.