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Species Heterachthes quadrimaculatus

Heterachthes quadrimaculatus Longhorn - Heterachthes quadrimaculatus Cerambycidae - Heterachthes quadrimaculatus Heterachthes quadrimaculatus Four-spotted Hickory Borer - Heterachthes quadrimaculatus Heterachthes quadrimaculatus 2 spotted Cerambycidae - Heterachthes quadrimaculatus 2 spotted Cerambycidae - Heterachthes quadrimaculatus
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 Ibidionini
Genus Heterachthes
Species quadrimaculatus (Heterachthes quadrimaculatus)
Other Common Names
Four-spotted Hickory Borer
Explanation of Names
Heterachthes quadrimaculatus Haldeman 1847
Numbers
5 spp. n. of Mex. (1)
Size
7-12 mm (2)
Identification
Range
e NA (TX-FL-QC-MO) (3)(4)(5)
Habitat
Deciduous forests
Season
Apr-Aug (BG data),(2)
Food
In dead branches of hickory (Carya), sometimes tulip tree (Liriodendron tulipifera) (2)
Remarks
attracted to UV lights (2)
Print References
Haldeman, S.S. 1847. Material towards a history of the Coleoptera Longicornia of the United States. Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., 10: 27-66.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
3.Bousquet Y., ed. (1991) Checklist of the beetles of Canada and Alaska
4.A Distributional Checklist of the Beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida
5.Catalogue of the Coleoptera of America, North of Mexico ("The Leng Catalogue")
Charles W. Leng. 1920. John D. Sherman, Jr., Mount Vernon, NY. x + 470 pp.