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Species Leptura abdominalis

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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 Lepturinae (Flower Longhorns)
Tribe Lepturini
Genus Leptura
Species abdominalis (Leptura abdominalis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Leptura abdominalis (Haldeman)
orig. comb: Stenura abdominalis Haldeman 1847
12-18 mm (1)
Large, coloration variable, from orangish to all black. Pronotum usually has two black spots. Antennae banded. Elytral tips spined. (1)
e US (1)
May-July (1)
Life Cycle
Larvae feed on baldcypress (Taxodium distichum), Juniper/Redcedar (Juniperus) (1)
uncommon (1)(BG data)
Print References
Yanega, p. 35, fig. 63a-c (1)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.