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Species Astyleiopus variegatus

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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 Lamiinae (Flat-faced Longhorns)
Tribe Acanthocinini
Genus Astyleiopus
Species variegatus (Astyleiopus variegatus)
Explanation of Names
Astyleiopus variegatus (Haldeman 1847)
7-11 mm
coloration variable, spots at apex of elytra distinctive(1)
MA-GA to AB-AZ(2)(3)
branches of deciduous & coniferous trees, shrubs, vines(1)
comes to lights; fairly common(1)