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Species Agrilus limpiae

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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 Beetles)
Family Buprestidae (Metallic Wood-boring Beetles)
Subfamily Agrilinae
Tribe Agrilini
Genus Agrilus
Species limpiae (Agrilus limpiae)
Explanation of Names
Agrilus limpiae Knull 1941
Probably a reference to Limpia Creek in the Davis Mountains, see Remarks.
Range
TX to KS (1)
Food
Larvae host in Western Soapberry - Sapindus saponaria L. var. drummondii (Sapindaceae) (1)
Remarks
Type Locality: Davis Mtns, Jeff Davis Co., TX (1)
See Also
- Range: e. N. Amer. to NM
Agrilus obsoletoguttatus Gory
Print References
Knull, J.N. 1941. Nine new Coleoptera (Plastoceridae, Buprestidae and Cerambycidae). Ohio Journal of Science 41(5): 381-388, l pl.
Knull, J.N. 1944. New Coleoptera with notes (Buprestidae and Cerambycidae). Ohio Journal of Science 44(2): 90-93.
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.