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Species Acmaeodera flavomarginata

Yellow-bordered Flower Buprestid - Acmaeodera flavomarginata Buprestid - Acmaeodera flavomarginata Acmaeodera flavomarginata (Gray) - Acmaeodera flavomarginata yellow bordered flower buprestid? - Acmaeodera flavomarginata Yellow-bordered Flower Buprestid - Acmaeodera flavomarginata A Beetle? - Acmaeodera flavomarginata RCH Beetle on Cowpen Daisy - Acmaeodera flavomarginata Buprestid  - Acmaeodera flavomarginata
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 Elateriformia)
Superfamily Buprestoidea (Metallic Wood Boring Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Polycestinae
Tribe Acmaeoderini
Subtribe Acmaeoderina
Genus Acmaeodera
Species flavomarginata (Acmaeodera flavomarginata)
Other Common Names
'Yellow-sided Flower Bup'
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Acmaeodera flavomarginata (Gray)
Orig. Comb: Buprestis flavomarginata Gray 1832
Range
c. & w. TX / Mex. to Brazil (1)
Habitat
Adults common on flowers of Asteraceae (1)
Season
Sept-Nov (BG data)
Food
Larvae in Acacia, Diospyros, Prosopis (1)
Internet References
Texas Entomology - Mike Quinn, 2009
Works Cited
1.A catalog and bibliography of the Buprestoidea of America north of Mexico.
Nelson et al. 2008. The Coleopterists Society, Special Publication No. 4. 274 pp.