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Species Physocnemum andreae - Cypress Bark Borer

Cypress Bark Borer-Physocnemum andreae - Physocnemum andreae Cypress Bark Borer - Physocnemum andreae
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 Callidiini
Genus Physocnemum
Species andreae (Cypress Bark Borer)
Explanation of Names
Physocnemum andreae (Haldeman)
Size
17-21 mm (1)
Range
Atlantic Coast (2) (ON-QC-FL) - only one FL spmn seen (3)
Life Cycle
in cypress (3)
Remarks
uncommon (1)(4)
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
2.A Photographic Catalog of the Cerambycidae of the New World
3. A distributional checklist of the beetles (Coleoptera) of Florida.
Peck & Thomas. 1998. Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Gainesville. 180 pp.
4.Illustrated Key to the Longhorned Woodboring Beetles of the Eastern United States
Steven W. Lingafelter. 2008. Coleopterists Society.