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Tribe Trachyderini

White Oak Branch Girdler - Purpuricenus axillaris Cerambycid  - Purpuricenus dimidiatus Another one along the road - Stenaspis solitaria Hairy, black and tan longhorned beetle (2) - Crossidius hirtipes Beetle - Crossidius Tragidion coquus? - Tragidion coquus Black and red longhorn beetle. What species?  - Purpuricenus humeralis Tragidion deceptum
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 Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Long-horned Beetles)
Subfamily Cerambycinae
Tribe Trachyderini
Explanation of Names
Trachyderini Dupont 1836
Numbers
73 spp. in 25 genera in our area, ~480 spp. in 134 genera of 2 subtribes in the New World(1); 2 more genera and ~70 spp. in Eurasia
Range
New World, esp. the Neotropics; in our area, by far more diverse in the south(1) [only 9 spp. reach Canada(2)]