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Species Crossidius suturalis

Crossidius? - Crossidius suturalis - male Longhorned Beetle - Crossidius suturalis - male Crossidius? - Crossidius suturalis - female Desert Longhorn - Crossidius suturalis - male - - Crossidius suturalis - male Crossidius suturalis minutivestis Linsley, 1957 - Crossidius suturalis - male Crossidius sp - Crossidius suturalis Crossidius suturalis suturalis? - Crossidius suturalis
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 Trachyderini
Subtribe Trachyderina
Genus Crossidius
Species suturalis (Crossidius suturalis)
Explanation of Names
Crossidius suturalis LeConte 1858
5 sspp., all Nearctic (1)
Amount of black is variable
CA-TX, UT / n. Mex. (1),(BG data)
Aug-Nov (BG data)
Larval food: Haplopappus sp. (Isocoma sp.)
Print References
LeConte J.L. 1858. Descriptions of new species of Coleoptera, chiefly collected by the United States and Mexican Boundary Commission, under Major W.H.Emory, U.S.A. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 10: 59-89.
Internet References
Cerambycidae Catalog - nominate subspecies