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Genus Clytus

Clytus ruricola Leaf Beetle - Clytus ruricola Clytus ruricola Frown Beetle - Clytus ruricola which borer - Clytus planifrons Cerambycidae: Clytus ruricola? - Clytus ruricola long horned beetle - Clytus ruricola round-necked longhorn - Clytus ruricola? - Clytus ruricola
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 Clytini
Genus Clytus
Other Common Names
C. arietis is called "wasp beetle" in the UK
Pronunciation
klī'tus(1)
Explanation of Names
Clytus Laicharting 1784
Numbers
in the New World, 8 spp. in our area + 1 in Mexico(2), >40 spp. in Eurasia
Range
in our area, 2 spp. eastern and 6 western(2)