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Tribe Compsocerini

Banded Alder Borer - Rosalia funebris beetle - Rosalia funebris July visitor - Rosalia funebris Banded Alder Borer? - Rosalia funebris Rosalia funebris - female Rosalia funebris - female Rosalia funebris  Banded Alder Borer - Rosalia funebris Rosalia funebris ? - Rosalia funebris
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 Compsocerini
Explanation of Names
Compsocerini Thomson 1864
Numbers
a single species in our area, ~70 spp. in 21 genera in the New World(1)
Range
the vast majority of the genera are neotropical (+one holarctic & a few Oriental); in our area, w. NA(1)