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Species Brothylus gemmulatus

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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 Cerambycinae
Tribe Hesperophanini
Genus Brothylus
Species gemmulatus (Brothylus gemmulatus)
Explanation of Names
Author: LeConte 1859
Range
w. NA from OR to Mazatlan, Mexico
Habitat
a variety of habitats containing oaks, from lowland coast live oak or valley oak woodlands to interior scrub oak chaparral and higher elevation mixed oak-conifer forest; adults come to lights in early summer
Season
Flight period: May to July; larvae take 1-2 yrs to develop
Food
larvae bore into dry solid heartwood of dead oak limbs and small stumps
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