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Species Clytus marginicollis

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Cerambycinae
Tribe Clytini
Genus Clytus
Species marginicollis (Clytus marginicollis)
Explanation of Names
Clytus marginicollis Laporte & Gory 1835
Size
6-10 mm(1)
Identification
Compact body shape, banding, hairiness are distinctive; resembles a small hairy wasp(1)
Range
e NA (NS-FL to ON-MS)(2)(3)
Habitat
Pine forests--found under bark of broken pine branches.
Season
Apr-Jul (Northeast)(1), Mar-May (NC)(4)
Life Cycle
Larvae feed on dead branches of "hard" pines
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
2.Beetles of Eastern North America
Arthur V. Evans. 2014. Princeton University Press.
3.Checklist of beetles (Coleoptera) of Canada and Alaska. Second edition
Bousquet Y., Bouchard P., Davies A.E., Sikes D.S. 2013. ZooKeys 360: 1–402.
4.Insects of North Carolina
C.S. Brimley. 1938. North Carolina Department of Agriculture.