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Tribe Pteropliini

Longhorn Beetle ? - Ataxia brunnea BG3147 F0211h - Ataxia crypta Beetle - Ataxia Tan Longhorn - Ataxia hubbardi Ataxia hubbardi? - Ataxia hubbardi Bycid - Ataxia longhorn beetle - Ataxia crypta Ataxia hubbardi? - Ataxia hubbardi
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Lamiinae (Flat-faced Longhorn Beetles)
Tribe Pteropliini
Explanation of Names
Pteropliini Thomson 1860
8 spp. in a single genus in our area, ~120 spp. in 18 genera in the New World(1), >2,060 spp. in >280 genera worldwide(2)
pantropical (mostly palaeotropical, esp. Oriental) group with just 90 spp. in the holarctic region, of which just a few in NA(2); in our area, so. US, with 1 sp. ranging north to MN(1)