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Subfamily Parandrinae

not a tenebrionid ...??? - Neandra brunnea Tenebrionid? - Neandra brunnea Pole Borer - Neandra brunnea pole borer - Neandra brunnea LH Beetle - Neandra brunnea Beetle ID - Neandra brunnea Beetle - Neandra brunnea Beetle - Neandra brunnea
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 Parandrinae
Explanation of Names
Parandrinae Blanchard 1845
3 spp. in 2 genera in our area, all in the tribe Parandrini; 46 spp. in 5 genera in the New World(1)
primarily a tropical group; in our area, e. NA & so. US(1)
Print References
Linsley E.G. (1962) The Cerambycidae of North America. Part II. Taxonomy and classification of the Parandrinae, Prioninae, Spondylinae and Aseminae. Univ. Calif. Publ. Entomol. 19: 1-102.