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Genus Enaphalodes - Oak Borer

Longhorned beetle - Enaphalodes rufulus longhorned beetle. - Enaphalodes atomarius Oak Borer? - Enaphalodes rufulus Large Longhorn - Enaphalodes rufulus Oak Borer Longhorned Beetle - Enaphalodes atomarius Enaphalodes rufulus Which Enaphalodes? - Enaphalodes Un-identified Longhorn Beetle  - Enaphalodes atomarius
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 Elaphidiini
Genus Enaphalodes (Oak Borer)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Romaleum, in part; Hypermallus
Explanation of Names
Enaphalodes Haldeman 1847
8 spp. in our area(1), 10 total(2)
20-35 mm
Brown or reddish black, sparsely pubescent, except for dense patches of white pubescence on head, pronotum and most of elytra. Head coarsely punctate between eyes. Antennae longer than body, each segment with a spine. Pronotum coarsely and densely punctate. Elytra coarsely but not densely punctate, with punctures finer toward the apex.(2)
key to spp. in(3)
NA to Colombia; in our area, 4 spp. are rather widespread in e. NA, 3 spp. restricted to sw. US, and 1 sp. to FL(1)
on oak