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Genus Neoclytus

Neoclytus conjunctus - male - female Red-headed ash borers - Neoclytus acuminatus - male - female Red/Black Beetle - Neoclytus mucronatus Neoclytus? - Neoclytus muricatulus - male - female N. caprea - Neoclytus caprea Red-Headed Ash Borer - Neoclytus acuminatus Neoclytus acuminatus What’s this?? - Neoclytus acuminatus
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 Clytini
Genus Neoclytus
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Neoclytus Thomson, 1860
Explanation of Names
Greek neo 'new' + Clytus
Numbers
25 spp. in our area, 93 spp. in the New World(1)
Size
4-20 mm
Print References
(2)
Works Cited
1.New World Cerambycidae Catalog
2.Field Guide to Northeastern Longhorned Beetles (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae)
Douglas Yanega. 1996. Illinois Natural History Survey.