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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

subgenus Prionus

Beetle - What kind? - Prionus pocularis - female Prionid - Prionus californicus Ground Beetle (what's coming out the back?) - Prionus laticollis - female Prionus californicus? - Prionus californicus - male Prionus californicus?  - Prionus californicus Prionus spec ?  - Prionus pocularis Prionis laticollis (broad-necked root borer) - Prionus laticollis - female Big black scarab-type beetle - Prionus laticollis
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 Prioninae
Tribe Prionini
Genus Prionus
No Taxon subgenus Prionus
Numbers
5 spp. in our area [all in the Guide]
Range
generally distributed