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Genus Crossidius

longhorn - Crossidius discoideus Crossidius mojavensis - male Crossidius coralinus ruficollis Linsley, 1943 - Crossidius coralinus - male Crossidius hirtipes nigripennis Chemsak & Linsley, 1959 - Crossidius hirtipes - female Crossidius humeralis quadrivittatus - Crossidius humeralis - female Crossidius hirtipes - Crossidius punctatus Crossidius sp? - Crossidius hirtipes Longhorn Beetle - Crossidius pulchellus
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 (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Cerambycinae
Tribe Trachyderini
Subtribe Trachyderina
Genus Crossidius
Explanation of Names
Crossidius LeConte 1851
12 spp. and 37 sspp. in our area, 13 spp. total(1)
w. US and n. Mexico(1)
See Also
Linsley E.G. (1957) Host relationships in the genus Crossidius (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae). J. Kans. Ent. Soc. 30: 81–89.