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Species Trichocnemis spiculatus - Ponderous Borer

Ponderous borer - Trichocnemis spiculatus - female Ergates spiculatus ? - Trichocnemis spiculatus Ergates spiculatus? Pine sawyer beetle and unknown ant  - Trichocnemis spiculatus Trichocnemis spiculatus ? - Trichocnemis spiculatus Arizona Cerambycid for ID - Trichocnemis spiculatus Beetle - Trichocnemis spiculatus Ponderous Long-horned Borer - Trichocnemis spiculatus Arizona Beetle  - Trichocnemis spiculatus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Cucujiformia)
Superfamily Chrysomeloidea (Longhorn and Leaf Beetles)
Family Cerambycidae (Longhorn Beetles)
Subfamily Prioninae
Tribe Callipogonini
Genus Trichocnemis
Species spiculatus (Ponderous Borer)
Other Common Names
Pine Sawyer, Western Pine Sawyer, Spined Woodborer, Ponderosa Pine Borer
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Ergates spiculatus
Explanation of Names
Trichocnemis spiculatus LeConte 1851
2 sspp., both in our area(1)
w. NA(1)
larvae chiefly in ponderosa pine and Douglas fir