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Photo#207414
Lined Buprestris Beetle - Buprestis lineata

Lined Buprestris Beetle - Buprestis lineata
Spanish Fort, Mobile County, Alabama, USA
May 30, 2008
Size: 20 mm
I've narrowed ID of this friendly little bugger to a Buprestis and eliminated 6 of the 18 species. Anybody help improve the odds?

Moved

Moved
Moved from Beetles.

Maybe Buprestis lineata?
Maybe Buprestis lineata?

 
89,912 To Go
You got it right on. Searchiing, I found a positive ID and a cool new resource, barkbeetles.org. Another bug ID. 89,900 to go :) Thanks for your help.

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