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Tribe Smodicini

Unknown Longhorn Beetle - Smodicum cucujiforme Flat Bark Beetle? - Smodicum cucujiforme Smodicum sp.? Longhorn - Smodicum cucujiforme Beetle - Smodicum cucujiforme Smodicum cucujiforme Smodicum cucujiforme - Flat Oak Borer? - Smodicum cucujiforme Small Longhorn Beetle? - Smodicum cucujiforme Flat Oak Borer - Smodicum cucujiforme
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 Smodicini
Explanation of Names
Smodicini Lacordaire 1868
3 spp. in a single genus in our area, 18 spp. in 4 genera in the New World(1), 8 genera total