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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Subfamily Spondylidinae

Click beetle? - Asemum striatum lab photograph - Tetropium fuscum - male - female Atimia confusa confusa (Say) - Atimia confusa Long-horned Beetle - Arhopalus rusticus Longhorn Beetle? - Possibly Spondylis/Neospondylis upiformis...? - Arhopalus Tetropium schwarzianum Asemum nitidum - female Spondylidinae - Megasemum asperum - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga (Water, Rove, Scarab, Long-horned, Leaf and Snout Beetles)
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Long-horned Beetles)
Subfamily Spondylidinae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Explanation of Names
Spondylidinae Audinet-Serville 1832
9 genera of 4 tribes in the New World, with 26 spp. in our area and 37 spp. in the New World(1), 5 tribes worldwide(2)