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Species Anelaphus spurcus

Anelaphus spurcus (LeConte) - Anelaphus spurcus
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 Cerambycinae
Tribe Elaphidiini
Genus Anelaphus
Species spurcus (Anelaphus spurcus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Elaphidion spurcum LeConte, 1853
Range
Central Texas / ne. Mex (Hovore et al. 1987)
Season
April-June (Hovore et al. 1987)
Life Cycle
Adults taken from beneath loose bark of dead ebony and tepehuaje. (Hovore et al. 1987)
Remarks
Type Locality: near Eagle Pass, Lower Portion of Rio Grande, Texas (Hovore et al. 1987)
Print References
Hovore, F.T., R.L. Penrose & R.W. Neck. 1987. The Cerambycidae, or longhorned beetles, of southern Texas: a faunal survey (Coleoptera). Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 44(13): 283-334, 20 figs.
LeConte J.L. 1853. Descriptions of some new Coleoptera from Texas, chiefly collected by the Mexican Boundary Commission. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 6: 439-448.
Internet References
Type - MCZ, Harvard