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subgenus Prionus

Large beatle - Prionus californicus Broad Necked Prionus - Prionus laticollis - female Prionus male? - Prionus pocularis Longhorn Beetle - Prionus laticollis female broad-necked root borer - Prionus laticollis - female Giant beetle flying at dusk - Prionus californicus - male Huge Prionus (heroicus?)!   - Prionus Prionus heroicus? - Prionus heroicus
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 Prioninae
Tribe Prionini
Genus Prionus
No Taxon subgenus Prionus
Numbers
5 spp. in our area [all in the Guide]
Range
generally distributed