Tragidion deceptum

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Tragidion deceptum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Class: Insecta
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Coleoptera
Suborder: Polyphaga
Infraorder: Cucujiformia
Superfamily: Chrysomeloidea
Family: Cerambycidae
Genus: Tragidion
Species: T. deceptum
Binomial name
Tragidion deceptum
Swift & Ray, 2008

Tragidion deceptum is a species of beetle in the Cerambycidae family.[1] It was described by Swift & Ray in 2008.[1] The adult is black with orange-yellow on the whole of the elytra except for the parts nearest the thorax. The insect is native to the southwest of the United States (Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas) and Mexico.


  1. ^ a b Bezark, Larry G. A Photographic Catalog of the Cerambycidae of the World. Retrieved on 28 June 2012.