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Genus Pogonocherus

tufted-back longhorn - Pogonocherus penicillatus tufted-back longhorn - Pogonocherus penicillatus Longhorned Beetle - Pogonocherus pictus Flat-faced Longhorn Beetle - Pogonocherus mixtus Pogonocherus mixtus Longhorn - Pogonocherus pictus Pogonocherus propinquus Beetle - Pogonocherus mixtus
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 Pogonocherini
Genus Pogonocherus
Explanation of Names
Pogonocherus Dejean 1821
6 spp. in the New World, all in the nominate subgenus and all in our area(1); 31 spp. total(2)
holarctic, mostly Palaearctic(2); in our area, more diverse in the north and in w. NA(1)