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Species Oeme rigida

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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 Oemini
Subtribe Oemina
Genus Oeme
Species rigida (Oeme rigida)
Explanation of Names
Oeme rigida (Say 1826)
Numbers
2 sspp., both in our area(1)
Size
6-20 mm(2)
Identification
habitus distinctive(2)
Range
e. US to AZ-UT - Map (3)
O. r. rigida - e. US to TX
O. r. deserta - AZ-TX-CO-UT(1)
Food
on Juniperus and Taxodium, rarely Pinus(4)
Reared from Cupressus x leylandii, noted here - https://bugguide.net/node/view/1733807/bgimage
Remarks
uncommon, nocturnal(2)
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