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Species Michthisoma heterodoxum

Mychthisoma heterodoxum Leconte  - Michthisoma heterodoxum Michthisoma heterodoxum LeConte - Michthisoma heterodoxum
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 Spondylidinae
Tribe Saphanini
Genus Michthisoma
Species heterodoxum (Michthisoma heterodoxum)
Explanation of Names
Michthisoma heterodoxum LeConte 1850
Numbers
monotypic genus
Size
5-9 mm (1)
Identification
body shape and sculpture unique (1)
Range
GA to VA (1)
Habitat
mountainous (1)
Season
April-July (2)
Food
Larvae feed in Carya, Quercus (2)(1)
Remarks
rare (1)
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1850. An attempt to classify the longicorn Coleoptera of the part of America north of Mexico. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 2(2): 5-38.
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
2.Illustrated Key to the Longhorned Woodboring Beetles of the Eastern United States
Steven W. Lingafelter. 2008. Coleopterists Society.