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Buprestis lyrata Casey, 1909 - Buprestis lyrata

Buprestis lyrata Casey, 1909 - Buprestis lyrata
Fresno County, California, USA
June 29, 1985
Size: ca. 2 cm.
This is a common species seen in the Sierra Nevadas on Pinus and Abies.

Moved
Moved from Buprestis nuttalli.

Dennis, I'm pretty sure this
Dennis, I'm pretty sure this is B. lyrata. Thanks for the info on the characteristics by the way, much appreciated.

 
You're absolutely right Will.
You're absolutely right Will. I thought I had changed that one long ago. Sorry! Actually I did post the correct name. We just need someone to move it to the proper page.

 
Done, when I go to the Cal Ac
Done, when I go to the Cal Acad I'll get a picture of some real B.n. I might go this next week.

 
Thanks Will!
Thanks Will!

Moved
Moved from Buprestis.

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