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Species Chrysobothris axillaris

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Polyphaga
No Taxon (Series Elateriformia)
Superfamily Buprestoidea
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Buprestinae
Tribe Chrysobothrini
Genus Chrysobothris
Species axillaris (Chrysobothris axillaris)
Explanation of Names
Chrysobothris axillaris Horn 1886
Identification
Easily confused with Ch. acaciae (pronotum bicolored) and C. humilis (profemur unarmed) males(1)
Range
AZ, w.TX - Map (2)(3)
Food
Larvae in oaks (Quercus)(2)
Works Cited
1.A revision of the North American species of buprestid beetles belonging to the tribe Chrysobothrini
Fisher W.S. 1942. USDA Miscellaneous Publication 470: 1-275.
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.
3.Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)