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Species Sternidius misellus

Long Horned - Sternidius misellus Longhorned beetle 2 - Sternidius misellus Longhorned beetle 2 - Sternidius misellus Sternidius misellus ? - Sternidius misellus - male Sternidius misellus ? - Sternidius misellus - male Sternidius misellus? - Sternidius misellus Longhorned Beetle - Sternidius misellus Sternidius misellus? - Sternidius misellus
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 Lamiinae (Flat-faced Longhorns)
Tribe Acanthocinini
Genus Sternidius
Species misellus (Sternidius misellus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Sternidius misellus (LeConte)
Orig. Comb: Liopus misellus LeConte 1852
returned to genus Sternidius from Liopinus by Bosquet (2008) - see comment by Ted MacRae
Size
5-9 mm (1)
Range
e US (1)
Season
May-Jul (BG data)
Food
Larval hosts: var. hardwoods (1)
Remarks
attracted to UV lights (1)
See Also
Nearly indistinguishable from some forms of S. alpha (1)
Print References
Bousquet, Y. 2007. Nomenclatural and Bibliographic Notes on Cerambycidae (Coleoptera). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 61(4): 616-631. Abstract
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.