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Family Buprestidae - Metallic Wood-boring Beetles

Metallic Wood-boring Beetle - Brachys ovatus Red-necked Cane Borer - Agrilus ruficollis Buprestid - Agrilus politus - male beetle on willow - Agrilus politus - male Buprestid - Brachys aeruginosus Agrilus politus? - Agrilus politus Agrilus aeneocephalus - male Agrilus planipennis, exit hole - Agrilus planipennis

leaf beetle? - Melanophila consputa Unknown Buprestid - Buprestis decora Buprestid IMG_5136_c - Chrysobothris sexsignata ???????? - Chrysobothris octocola Jewel Beetle pair - Anthaxia - male - female Chrysobothris axillaris - male Chrysobothris scabripennis - female Chrysobothris ignicollis - male

Brassy Metallic Wood Borer Beetle - Dicerca divaricata Beetle - Dicerca lurida Unknown Beautiful silvery large beetle - Chalcophora virginiensis Beetle ID Please - Texania campestris beetle - Dicerca lurida Buprestid with broken antenna - Dicerca lurida Chalcophora sp. poss. liberta ? - Chalcophora liberta Jewel Beetle possibly Dicerca sp? - Dicerca

Paratyndaris chamaeleonis  (Skinner) - Paratyndaris chamaeleonis Sandhills Buprestid - Anambodera buprestid?  - Acmaeodera idahoensis Beetle - Acmaeodera?  - Acmaeodera pulchella Buprestid ID request - Acmaeodera pulchella Beetle - Acmaeodera perlanosa buprestid, Rio Grande R. TX - Acmaeodera Acmaeodera serena

Beetle tunnel Unknown larva. beetle larvae Boring Beetle Damage Boring Beetle Damage Buprestid larva? Buprestid larva? Buprestid larva?