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Genus Anoplophora

Asian longhorned beetle in Massachusetts - Anoplophora glabripennis - male Asian Longhorned Beetle - Anoplophora glabripennis Asian Longhorned Beetle - Anoplophora glabripennis Anoplophora glabripennis  - Anoplophora glabripennis - female Asian Longhorned Beetle - Anoplophora glabripennis - male Asian Longhorned Beetle - Anoplophora glabripennis - male Asian Longhorned Beetle - Anoplophora glabripennis - male Asian Longhorned Beetle larva - Anoplophora glabripennis
Classification
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 Monochamini
Genus Anoplophora
Explanation of Names
Anoplophora Hope 1839
Numbers
Two (adventive) species in the New World(1), 42 spp. total(2)
Range
Eurasia, mostly Oriental but ranging into the Palaearctic, with some spp. adventive elsewhere(2)
Remarks
There are no images in the Guide as of yet, but there are some US records (Georgia, Wisconsin, and Washington) for another species in this genus -- Anoplophora chinensis -- the Citrus Longhorned Beetle. Please see this fact sheet for complete info, photos, and details on how to distinguish from A. glabripennis.