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Species Obrium rufulum

red-orange longhorn - Obrium rufulum Longhorn - Obrium rufulum Obrium rufulum Red longhorned beetle - Obrium rufulum Red longhorned beetle - Obrium rufulum Small Brown Long-horned Beetle - Obrium rufulum Cerambycid  - Obrium rufulum Obrium rufulum
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 Obriini
Genus Obrium
Species rufulum (Obrium rufulum)
Explanation of Names
Obrium rufulum Gahan 1908
Size
5-8 mm (1)
Identification
uniformly pale, shining; pronotum with lateral tubercles; shape distinctive (1)
Range
e US (TX-FL-ME-MB) (2)(3)(4)
Season
May-Aug, most BG records: Jun-Jul
Food
dead dry branches of ash, sometimes linden, oak (1)
Remarks
comes to lights (1)
Print References
Gahan, C.J. 1908. Notes on North American Longicornia, with descriptions of some new species. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., (8)1: 140-145.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
2.An Illustrated Inventory of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Lick Creek Park, College Station, Texas
Edward G. Riley. 2013. Texas A&M University, Dept. Entomology, College Station.
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
4.Bousquet Y., ed. (1991) Checklist of the beetles of Canada and Alaska