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Species Acmaeodera pinalorum

Acmaeodera pinalorum Knull - Acmaeodera pinalorum - female Acmaeodera pinalorum Knull - Acmaeodera pinalorum - female
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 pinalorum (Acmaeodera pinalorum)
Explanation of Names
Acmaeodera pinalorum Knull 1930
Range
CA to sw. TX / Mex. (1), (J. Hanson, pers. comm. to MAQ, 2019)
Life Cycle
larval hosts unk., but adults taken from Acacia, Mimosa, Prosopis (1)
Print References
Knull, J.N. 1930. A new species of Acmaeodera and one new subspecies (Coleoptera, Buprestidae). Entomological News 41: 15-16.
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.