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Genus Etorofus

spotted longhorn - Etorofus subhamatus - male Lepturin - Etorofus subhamatus Flower Longhorn - Etorofus plebejus Leptura subhamata Randall - Etorofus subhamatus Beetle_rust colored wings with two black dots, long antennae and legs - Etorofus propinquus Another Flower Longhorn... - Etorofus obliteratus Another bycid from Cliffdell - Etorofus propinquus beetle - Etorofus plebejus
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 (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Lepturinae (Flower Longhorn Beetles)
Tribe Lepturini
Genus Etorofus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
our spp. were treated in Leptura or Pedostrangalia until quite recently
Explanation of Names
Etorofus Matsushita 1933
9 spp. in the New World, all in the nominate subgenus and in our area(1) + several spp. in the Palaearctic
holarctic; in NA, across the north and the west(1)