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Species Acmaeodera solitaria

Buprestid - Acmaeodera solitaria SE Arizona Buprestid - Acmaeodera solitaria Which Acmaeodera? - Acmaeodera solitaria Metallic Wood-boring Beetle 5 - Acmaeodera solitaria Acmaeodera sp. - Acmaeodera solitaria Acmaeodera? - Acmaeodera solitaria Acmaeodera solitaria - male Acmaeodera solitaria - male
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 Polycestinae
Tribe Acmaeoderini
Subtribe Acmaeoderina
Genus Acmaeodera
Species solitaria (Acmaeodera solitaria)
Explanation of Names
Acmaeodera solitaria Kerremans 1897
CA-AZ / Mex. (1)
Type Locality: "Mexique"
Print References
Kerremans, C. 1897. Contribution a l'étude de la faune intertropicale Américaine. Voyages de M. E. Gounelle au Brésil. Buprestides. Mémoires de la Société entomologique de Belgique 6: 1-146.
Works Cited
1.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.