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Species Parandra polita

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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 Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Long-horned and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Long-horned Beetles)
Subfamily Parandrinae
Genus Parandra
Species polita (Parandra polita)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Hesperandra polita
Explanation of Names
Parandra (Tavandra) polita Say 1835
politus = 'polished'
Size
10-25 mm(1)
Range
e. US (OH-NE to FL-TX) to Bolivia(2)(3)
Season
Jun-Aug(4)
Food
Larvae in heartwood of hickory, tuliptree, beech(1)
Remarks
comes to UV light(1)
Print References
Santos-Silva A., Shute S. (2009) The identity of Parandra laevis Latreille, 1804 and nomenclatural changes in the Parandrinae (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae). ZooKeys 25: 19-35. Abstract
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