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Genus Corticotomus

Trogossitid - Corticotomus cylindricus Corticotomus caviceps Fall - Corticotomus caviceps Corticotomus parallelus (Melsheimer) - Corticotomus parallelus Long Beetle - Corticotomus cylindricus Corticotomus cylindricus (LeConte) - Corticotomus cylindricus Long, thin, reddish beetle - Corticotomus cylindricus Long, thin, reddish beetle - Corticotomus cylindricus Corticotomus cylindricus (LeConte) - Corticotomus cylindricus
Classification
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 Cleroidea (Bark-gnawing, Checkered and Soft-winged Flower Beetles)
Family Trogossitidae (Bark-gnawing Beetles)
Subfamily Trogossitinae
Tribe Trogossitini
Genus Corticotomus
Explanation of Names
Corticotomus Sharp 1891
Numbers
6 spp. in our area, 14 total(1)
Size
3–5 mm(1)
Range
BC & much of the US to Brazil(1)
Works Cited
1.Trogossitidae: A review of the beetle family, with a catalogue and keys
Kolibáč J. 2013. ZooKeys 366: 1-194.