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Photo#115977
Buprestidae - Agrilus? - Agrilus cuprescens

Buprestidae - Agrilus? - Agrilus cuprescens
Medford, (~15 miles east of Philadelphia, PA) Burlington County, New Jersey, USA
May 27, 2007
Size: ~6.2mm
Agrilus?

found mating on "wild rose"

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Moved
Moved from Agrilus.

Moved
Moved from Metallic Wood-boring Beetles.

Thanks Tom, I'll request a species page.

This looks like...
...Agrilus cuprescens, esp. considering they were mating on wild rose (a known host). It is a Palearctic species introduced to the U.S.

 
Agrilus
No way to determine the species from these photos. Stay with Agrilus sp.