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Species Acmaeodera ligulata

Acmaeodera ligulata   - Acmaeodera ligulata Beetle - Acmaeodera ligulata Acmaeodera ligulata Cazier - Acmaeodera ligulata Not quite like cazieri or parkeri? - Acmaeodera ligulata Not quite like cazieri or parkeri? - Acmaeodera ligulata Beetle - Acmaeodera ligulata Beetle - Acmaeodera ligulata Acmaeodera ligulata
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 Polycestinae
Tribe Acmaeoderini
Subtribe Acmaeoderina
Genus Acmaeodera
Species ligulata (Acmaeodera ligulata)
Explanation of Names
Acmaeodera ligulata Cazier 1940
Range
sw US (AZ-NM-UT-NV)(1)
Life Cycle
larvae host in oaks (Quercus, Fagaceae)(1)
Print References
Cazier M.A. (1940) New North American Acmaeodera with synonymical and miscellaneous notes on other species (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). The Wasmann Collector 4: 17-29.
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.