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Genus Derobrachus

I thought Lonhorn family but uncertain - Derobrachus hovorei Pine Sawyer? - Derobrachus hovorei Beetle - Derobrachus hovorei - female Derobrachus leechi Palo Verde Root Borer? - Derobrachus - - Derobrachus geminatus Prionidae - Derobrachus hovorei Palo Verde Root Borer - Derobrachus hovorei
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 Prioninae
Tribe Prionini
Genus Derobrachus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Derobrachus Serville 1832
5 spp. in our area, >20 spp. in the New World(1)
recent revision in(2)
so. US to Ecuador; in our area, 2 spp. are in se. US (NC-AL-FL) and 3 spp. in sw. US (TX-NV-CA)(1)