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Species Brachys aerosus

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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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Buprestoidea (Metallic Wood-boring and False Jewel Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Agrilinae
Tribe Tracheini
Subtribe Brachyina
Genus Brachys
Species aerosus (Brachys aerosus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Brachys aerosus (Melsheimer)
Orig. Comb: Trachys aerosus Melsheimer 1845
Range
AZ-FL-QC-AB (1)
Food
Larvae on: northern red oak (Quercus rubra),
adults on oaks and other woody plant genera (1)
Works Cited
1.A catalog and bibliography of the Buprestoidea of America north of Mexico.
Nelson et al. 2008. The Coleopterists Society, Special Publication No. 4. 274 pp.