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Tribe Callidiini

Longhorn Beetle (Iridescent Purple + Gold), 12:15pm - Meriellum proteus Cedar Tree Borer - Semanotus amplus longhorn beetle - Ropalopus sanguinicollis Callidium sp? - Callidium Phymatodes - Phymatodes nitidus Semanotus litigiosus.... - Semanotus litigiosus - male Another Semanotus male? - Semanotus litigiosus - male Long-horned Beetle - Phymatodes vulneratus
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 Callidiini
Explanation of Names
Callidiini Kirby 1837
60 spp. in 11 genera in our area, ~70 spp. in 14 genera in the New World(1), 27 genera total
most of NA(1) and Eurasia