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Genus Acanthocinus

Lesser pine borer - Acanthocinus nodosus - male Acanthocinus  - Acanthocinus obliquus - female TX Longhorn Beetle? - Acanthocinus obsoletus Another Unknown Longhorn - Acanthocinus obsoletus - female Small longhorn - Acanthocinus pusillus Monochamus? - Acanthocinus Acanthocinus - Acanthocinus obliquus Acanthocinus princeps? - Acanthocinus princeps
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 Acanthocinus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
8 spp. in the New World, all in our area(1), ~30 spp. in 2 subgenera total(2)
holarctic (incl. most of NA) & Oriental, 2/3 of spp. are in Eurasia(2)