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Photo#1228253
 buprestidae~ ? species - Dicerca divaricata

buprestidae~ ? species - Dicerca divaricata
west alexander, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
May 23, 2016

Moved

I'm leaning towards
Dicerca divaricata because of the pointy tip on the bottom elytra, but D. lurida looks similar

Moved for expert review to Buprestidae
...had the same two thoughts Steve did below

Moved from ID Request.

looks like Dicerca or Poecilonota
I would guess the former but that's just a guess

 
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thanks! trying to look through images but it's SO slow lol

 
it gets faster
as you recognize more genera. Alternatively, take a look at the Evans book on eastern beetles. It's excellent

 
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ok great, thanks

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