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Genus Amphicerus

Bark beetle - Amphicerus simplex Beetle - Amphicerus bicaudatus Small Bostrichid - Amphicerus cornutus Amphicerus cornutus Amphicerus cornutus Bostrichid (Borer) Beetle - Amphicerus bicaudatus Unknown Beetle - Amphicerus cornutus Beetle - Amphicerus cornutus
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)
Superfamily Bostrichoidea (Carpet, Powder-post and Death-watch Beetles)
Family Bostrichidae (Horned Powder-post Beetles)
Subfamily Bostrichinae
Tribe Bostrichini
Genus Amphicerus
Explanation of Names
Amphicerus LeConte 1861
Numbers
4 spp. in our area, 15 spp. total(1)
Range
Eurasia and the New World; in our area, widespread (north to NT, but none in the Pacific Northwest)(1); only A. bicaudatus ranges into Canada(2)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Bousquet Y., ed. (1991) Checklist of the beetles of Canada and Alaska