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Species Phymatodes testaceus - Tanbark Borer

Phymatodes? - Phymatodes testaceus German Cockroach? - Phymatodes testaceus Cerambycidae - Phymatodes testaceus Cerambycidae - Phymatodes testaceus Phymatodes testaceus Black and Red Beetle - Phymatodes testaceus Firewood beetle - Phymatodes testaceus Beetle - Phymatodes testaceus
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 Callidiini
Genus Phymatodes
Species testaceus (Tanbark Borer)
Identification
the long metatarsomere I (longer than the remaining tarsomeres together) is diagnostic among our spp.; color variable(1)
Range
native to Eurasia; widely established around the world, incl. e. US and, more recently, in the Pacific Northwest(1)
Food
oak [per comment here]
Works Cited
1.Nomenclatural changes in North American Phymatodes Mulsant (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Swift I.P., Ray A.M. 2010. Zootaxa 2448: 35–52.