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Species Microgoes oculatus

Longhorned Beetle - Microgoes oculatus Cerambycidae - Microgoes oculatus Longhorned Beetle - Microgoes oculatus type of borer? - Microgoes oculatus Microgoes oculatus - female Microgoes oculatus - male Microgoes oculata - Microgoes oculatus Microgoes oculatus
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 Monochamini
Genus Microgoes
Species oculatus (Microgoes oculatus)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Orig. Comb: Monohammus oculatus LeConte 1862
monotypic genus (1)
8-15 mm (2), rarely over 12 mm (3)
MO-GA-ME-IA / QC-ON (1)(4)(BG data)
under bark (2)
mostly: June (Full: May-Aug) (2),(BG data)
numerous hardwoods & shrubs; also pine (2)
See Also

Dorcaschema alternatum (Say)
Det. M. A. Quinn, 2012
Print References
LeConte, J.L. 1862. Note on the classification of Cerambycidae, with descriptions of new species. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 14: 38-43.
Internet References
Type - MCZC, Harvard