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Species Anelaphus villosus - Twig Pruner

Anelaphus villosus longhorned beetle - Anelaphus villosus Speckled brown longhorn beetle - Anelaphus villosus unknown cerambycid - Anelaphus villosus Long-horned beetle? - Anelaphus villosus Long-horned beetle? - Anelaphus villosus Long-horned beetle? - Anelaphus villosus Twig Pruner - Anelaphus villosus
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 villosus (Twig Pruner)
Other Common Names
Southeastern Gray Twig Pruner
Explanation of Names
Anelaphus villosus (Fabricius 1792)
Size
12-20 mm(1)
Range
e. NA to AZ; Cuba(2)(3)
Season
Apr-Sep(1)
Food
hosts: most hardwoods & shrubs, esp. hickory(1)
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
2.New World Cerambycidae Catalog
3.A list of Cerambycidae from the Chiricahua Mountain area, Cochise County, Arizona (Coleoptera).
Linsley, E.G., J.N. Knull and M. Statham. 1961. American Museum novitates, 2050: 1-34.