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Species Elytrimitatrix undata

Another D. undata? - Elytrimitatrix undata Long-horned Beetle - Elytrimitatrix undata Long-Horned Beetle - Elytrimitatrix undata Sawyer Beetle ? - Elytrimitatrix undata Long-horned beetle - Elytrimitatrix undata Long Horn Beetle - Elytrimitatrix undata Long-Horned Beetle - Elytrimitatrix undata Elytrimitatrix undata
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 Disteniinae
Genus Elytrimitatrix
Species undata (Elytrimitatrix undata)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Elytrimitatrix (Elytrimitatrix) undata (Fabricius)
Orig. Comb: Callidium undata Fabricius 1775
Syn: Distenia undata (Fabricius) - see: Santos-Silva & Hovore (2007)
Explanation of Names
undata = 'wavy' (after elytral pattern)
Size
16-25 mm(1)
Identification
Range
e US (NY-FL to NE-TX)(2)(BG data)
Food
Larvae in var. hardwoods and pine(2)
Remarks
Attracted to UV lights, bait traps(1)
Print References
Santos-Silva A., Hovore F.T. (2007) Divisão do gênero Distenia Lepeletier & Audinet-Serville, notas sobre a venação alar em Disteniini, homonímias, sinonímia e redescrições (Coleoptera, Cerambycidae, Disteniinae). Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia 47: 1–29. (Full text)
Internet References
Works Cited
1.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.
2.Illustrated Key to the Longhorned Woodboring Beetles of the Eastern United States
Steven W. Lingafelter. 2008. Coleopterists Society.