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Species Anelaphus pumilus

Anelaphus sp ? - Anelaphus pumilus Anelaphus pumilus Cerambycid beetle - Anelaphus pumilus Longhorned Beetle - Anelaphus pumilus - male Small Longhorn - Anelaphus pumilus Longhorn Beetle - Anelaphus pumilus A longhorn ... - Anelaphus pumilus Brown longhorn with light hairs - Anelaphus pumilus
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 Elaphidiini
Genus Anelaphus
Species pumilus (Anelaphus pumilus)
Explanation of Names
Anelaphus pumilus (Newman 1840)
pumilus - Latin for 'dwarfish, little'(1)
Size
8-11 mm(2)
Range
e. US (MA-FL to IA-TX)(3)(BG data)
Food
hosts: oak, hickory, chestnut, elm, linden(2)
Remarks
comes to lights(2)
Works Cited
1.Composition of scientific words
Brown R.W. 1956. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC. 882 pp.
2.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.