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Species Nathrius brevipennis

Nathrius brevipennis Modesto J02 - Nathrius brevipennis Modesto J02 - Nathrius brevipennis Modesto J02 - Nathrius brevipennis Sonora2 J16 - Nathrius brevipennis Sonora2 J16 - Nathrius brevipennis Sonora2 J16 - Nathrius brevipennis Modesto-0BG.J.1965.02 - Nathrius brevipennis
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 (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Cerambycinae
Tribe Psebiini
Genus Nathrius
Species brevipennis (Nathrius brevipennis)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Gracilia manca LeConte
Explanation of Names
Nathrius brevipennis (Mulsant 1839)
brevipennis 'short-winged'
Range
native to so. Europe, adventive elsewhere(1), incl. w. US(2); now cosmopolitan
Food
Polyphagous on hardwoods & shrubs (dead twigs)(1)
Life Cycle
1-2 yrs(1)
Remarks
spreading by commerce (with wood packaging)(1)
earliest record in our area: CA, before 1850(2)