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Upcoming Events

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Genus Lepturobosca

 Flower Longhorn - Lepturobosca chrysocoma Flower Longhorn - Lepturobosca chrysocoma Golden-haired flower longhorn - Lepturobosca chrysocoma Some kind of Long-horned Beetle? - Lepturobosca chrysocoma Longhorn beetle with black and brown elytra and yellow on body - Lepturobosca nigrolineata Flower Longhorn - Lepturobosca chrysocoma longhorn beetle - Lepturobosca chrysocoma Yellow-velvet Long-horned Beetle - Lepturobosca chrysocoma
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 Lepturobosca
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Cosmosalia Casey 1913
Explanation of Names
Lepturobosca Reitter 1913
2 spp. in the New World, both in our area(1)
Canada to n. Mexico (one sp. boreal & western, another CO-NM)(1)