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Genus Xestoleptura

Xestoleptura crassipes Flower Longhorn - Xestoleptura crassipes A seven-long-horn hike - Xestoleptura octonotata Xestoleptura crassicornis - male Striped Beetle - Xestoleptura crassipes Flower Longhorned Beetle - Xestoleptura crassicornis Leptura?  - Xestoleptura Xestoleptura crassicornis? - Xestoleptura
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 Lepturinae (Flower Longhorns)
Tribe Lepturini
Genus Xestoleptura
Explanation of Names
Xestoleptura Casey 1913
Numbers
6 spp. in our area, 9 spp. total(1)
Identification
key to 4 PNW spp. in(1)
Range
holarctic; in NA, X. octonotata in e. NA, X. tibialis is boreal transcontinental & western montane, the rest are western(2)(1)