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Species Agrilus cupreonitens

Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher - Agrilus cupreonitens Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928 - Agrilus cupreonitens - female Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928 - Agrilus cupreonitens - female Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928 - Agrilus cupreonitens - female Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928 - Agrilus cupreonitens - female Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928 - Agrilus cupreonitens - female Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928 - Agrilus cupreonitens - 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 Agrilinae
Tribe Agrilini
Genus Agrilus
Species cupreonitens (Agrilus cupreonitens)
Explanation of Names
Agrilus cupreonitens Fisher 1928
cupr (L). copper (1)
Range
s. TX / Mex. (2)
Life Cycle
adults on var. woody legumes (2)
Remarks
Type Locality: Brownsville, Cameron Co., Texas (2)
Print References
Fisher, W.S. 1928. A revision of the North American species of buprestid beetles belonging to the genus Agrilus. United States National Museum Bulletin, 145: 1-347.
Vogt, G.B. 1949. A biologically annotated list of the Buprestidae of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 42(2): 191-202.
Works Cited
1.Dictionary of Word Roots and Combining Forms
Donald J. Borror. 1960. Mayfield Publishing Company.
2.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.