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Species Lampetis drummondi

Big mottled bup - Lampetis drummondi Lampetis drummondi Beautiful blue beetle of some sort - Lampetis drummondi Lampetis drummondi (Laporte & Gory) - Lampetis drummondi Big blue & yellow buprestid - Lampetis drummondi Lampetis drummondi? - Lampetis drummondi Large beetle in Guadalupe National Park - Lampetis drummondi Jewel beetle - Lampetis drummondi
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 Chrysochroinae
Tribe Dicercini
Subtribe Dicercina
Genus Lampetis
Species drummondi (Lampetis drummondi)
Explanation of Names
Lampetis drummondi Laporte & Gory 1836
named after Thomas Drummond
CO-AZ to MO-LA; ne. Mexico(1)(2)
Adults on Acacia, Carya, Chilopsis, Condalia, Dalea, Diospyros, Euphorbia, Gossypium, Karwinskia, Nolina, Prosopis, Rhus, Quercus, Salix, Tamarix(1)
May-Nov; most specimens in TAMUIC: Jun-Aug(3)
Internet References
Species page (Quinn 2009)