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Subfamily Agrilinae

Agrilus scitulus Horn - Agrilus scitulus and it was a six-buprestid day - Agrilus obsoletoguttatus leaf miner on Desmodium, back of leaf - Pachyschelus Buprestidae ? - Agrilus Agrilus - Agrilus cyanescens Agrilus - Agrilus cochisei Agrilus pensus - male Agrilus latifrons? - Agrilus latifrons
Classification
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 and False Jewel Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Agrilinae
Explanation of Names
Agrilinae Laporte 1835
Numbers
208 spp. in 10 genera of 4 tribes in our area (>170 spp. are in Agrilus)(1); 7120 spp. in 202 genera of 4 tribes worldwide(2)
Range
worldwide, most diverse in the Ethiopian and Neotropical regions(2); throughout NA(1)
Works Cited
1.American Beetles, Volume II: Polyphaga: Scarabaeoidea through Curculionoidea
Arnett, R.H., Jr., M. C. Thomas, P. E. Skelley and J. H. Frank. (eds.). 2002. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.
2.Bellamy C.L. (2013) The world of jewel beetles: A checklist of world Buprestoidea