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Family Buprestidae - Metallic Wood-boring Beetles

Mesquite Agrilus with white spots - Agrilus pectoralis Agrilus subrobustus - male Buprestid - Agrilus obsoletoguttatus - male Agrilus neoprosopidus Knull - Agrilus neoprosopidis Agrilus  - Agrilus Agrilus falli - female St. Andrews leaf miner on Rhynchospora perplexa SA1553 Taphrocerus 2019 15 - Taphrocerus Agrilus ruficollis? Red necked cane borer? - Agrilus ruficollis

Chrysobothris rossi VanDyke - Chrysobothris rossi - female Anthaxia caseyi caseyi Obenberger, 1914 - Anthaxia caseyi - female Black Fire Beetle - Melanophila acuminata Chrysobothris carinipennis LeConte - Chrysobothris carinipennis - male Mesquite Wood Borer - Chrysobothris octocola Buprestid of sorts.. - Anthaxia Buprestis lineata Chrysobothris - Chrysobothris azurea

Beetle - Dicerca caudata Buprestid - Dicerca lurida beetle - Chalcophora virginiensis Wood Borer of some sort - Chalcophora georgiana A gold bug - Chalcophora angulicollis beetle ? brightly colored...greens & blues - Lampetis webbii Golden beetle? - Dicerca Hippomelas sphenicus

Yellow-marked Buprestid - Acmaeodera pulchella six-spot beetle - Acmaeodera angelica Chrysophana placida Acmaeodera maculifera? - Acmaeodera maculifera buprestid - Acmaeodera retifera Beetle - Acmaeodera pulchella A. retifera? - Acmaeodera pubiventris Acmaeodera sp. - Anambodera

Large buprestid larva Bupestrid Wood-boring Beetle gallery larva Unknown larva. borer damage Flathead Pine Grub flatheaded larva in persimmon stump