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Genus Asemum

Click beetle? - Asemum striatum Asemum australe Beetle - Asemum striatum Longhorned Beetle - Asemum striatum Asemini - Asemum nitidum False Blister Beetle? - Asemum striatum unknown beetle in bog - Asemum Scott's Valley-1 - Asemum nitidum
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 Spondylidinae
Tribe Asemini
Genus Asemum
Explanation of Names
Asemum Eschscholtz 1830
Numbers
4 spp. in our area, 5 in the New World(1), several more in Eurasia
Range
A. striatum circumboreal, A. australe in e. US, 2 spp. western(1)
Food
conifers, mostly pines(2)
Works Cited
1.New World Cerambycidae Catalog
2.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.