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black-and-white beetle - Acmaeodera mixta

black-and-white beetle - Acmaeodera mixta
Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, Texas, USA
July 4, 2007
Size: 6-7 mm
on chewed-up flower beside road; some kind of buprestid?

Thanks, Ted
Moved from Acmaeodera to A. mixta page.

Acmaeodera mixta...
...a common and extremely variable southwestern US species.

Moved from Acmaeodera.

Thanks, Jim
and Ron, for the help.

Moved from Beetles.

Buprestid, yes.
This will probably go to species. Wish I could tell you more.

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